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Apache SkyWalking

Application performance monitor tool for distributed systems
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What is Apache SkyWalking?

It is an open source application performance monitoring for distributed system. It provides tracing, service mesh observability, metrics analysis, alarm and visualization.
Apache SkyWalking is a tool in the Performance Monitoring category of a tech stack.
Apache SkyWalking is an open source tool with 23K GitHub stars and 6.5K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Apache SkyWalking's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Apache SkyWalking?

13 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Apache SkyWalking.

Apache SkyWalking Integrations

Node.js, Java, PHP, Golang, and C++ are some of the popular tools that integrate with Apache SkyWalking. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Apache SkyWalking.

Apache SkyWalking's Features

  • Service, service instance, endpoint metrics analysis
  • Root cause analysis. Profile the code on the runtime
  • Service topology map analysis
  • Service, service instance and endpoint dependency analysis
  • Slow services and endpoints detected
  • Performance optimization
  • Distributed tracing and context propagation
  • Database access metrics. Detect slow database access statements(including SQL statements).
  • Browser performance monitoring

Apache SkyWalking Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Apache SkyWalking?
New Relic
The world’s best software and DevOps teams rely on New Relic to move faster, make better decisions and create best-in-class digital experiences. If you run software, you need to run New Relic. More than 50% of the Fortune 100 do too.
Datadog is the leading service for cloud-scale monitoring. It is used by IT, operations, and development teams who build and operate applications that run on dynamic or hybrid cloud infrastructure. Start monitoring in minutes with Datadog!
It is a set of libraries for various languages that allow you to collect application metrics and distributed traces, then transfer the data to a backend of your choice in real time. This data can be analyzed by developers and admins to understand the health of the application and debug problems.
Azure Application Insights
It is an extensible Application Performance Management service for developers and DevOps professionals. Use it to monitor your live applications. It will automatically detect performance anomalies, and includes powerful analytics tools.
It is an AI-powered, full stack, automated performance management solution. It provides user experience analysis that identifies and resolves application performance issues faster than ever before.
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Apache SkyWalking's Followers
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