AppDynamics vs Prometheus

AppDynamics

234
438
+ 1
57
Prometheus

2.1K
2.6K
+ 1
222
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Pros of AppDynamics
Pros of Prometheus
  • 17
    Deep code visibility
  • 10
    Powerful
  • 7
    Real-Time Visibility
  • 7
    Great visualization
  • 6
    Easy Setup
  • 5
    Comprehensive Coverage of Programming Languages
  • 3
    Deep DB Troubleshooting
  • 2
    Excellent Customer Support
  • 42
    Powerful easy to use monitoring
  • 38
    Flexible query language
  • 31
    Dimensional data model
  • 23
    Alerts
  • 21
    Active and responsive community
  • 20
    Extensive integrations
  • 18
    Easy to setup
  • 11
    Beautiful Model and Query language
  • 7
    Easy to extend
  • 6
    Nice
  • 3
    Written in Go
  • 1
    Easy for monitoring
  • 1
    Good for experimentation
Cons of AppDynamics
Cons of Prometheus
  • 5
    Expensive
  • 2
    Poor to non-existent integration with aws services
  • 10
    Just for metrics
  • 5
    Needs monitoring to access metrics endpoints
  • 4
    Bad UI
  • 2
    Supports only active agents
  • 2
    Written in Go
  • 2
    Not easy to configure and use
  • 1
    Requires multiple applications and tools
  • 1
    TLS is quite difficult to understand
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What is AppDynamics?

AppDynamics develops application performance management (APM) solutions that deliver problem resolution for highly distributed applications through transaction flow monitoring and deep diagnostics.

What is Prometheus?

Prometheus is a systems and service monitoring system. It collects metrics from configured targets at given intervals, evaluates rule expressions, displays the results, and can trigger alerts if some condition is observed to be true.
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