Azure Application Insights vs Scout

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Azure Application Insights vs Scout: What are the differences?

Developers describe Azure Application Insights as "It is an extensible Application Performance Management (APM) service for web developers". It is use to monitor your live web application. It will automatically detect performance anomalies. It includes powerful analytics tools to help you diagnose issues and to understand what users actually do with your app. On the other hand, Scout is detailed as "Application Monitoring that Developers Love". Scout is application monitoring that points developers right to the source of problems: N+1 database queries, memory bloat, performance trends, and more Scout eliminates much of the investigation part when performance woes occur. .

Azure Application Insights and Scout can be categorized as "Performance Monitoring" tools.

Binary.com, Rollbar, and Zynga are some of the popular companies that use Scout, whereas Azure Application Insights is used by Poq, Nexosis, and Shyft. Scout has a broader approval, being mentioned in 29 company stacks & 7 developers stacks; compared to Azure Application Insights, which is listed in 8 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.

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Pros of Azure Application Insights
Pros of Scout
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    Focus in detect performance anomalies and issues
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    Integrated with Azure
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    User flow
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    Live Metrics
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    Availability tests (Heart Beat check)
  • 8
    Easy setup
  • 5
    Plugins
  • 3
    Affordable
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    Custom Scopes
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    GIT Integration
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    Local Developer Tracing
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    Profiles Ruby Memory Usage
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    Heroku Integration

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Cons of Azure Application Insights
Cons of Scout
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    Custom instrumentation via code only
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    UI is clunky and gets in the way
  • 1
    Difficult to surface information
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    What is 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.

    What is Scout?

    Scout APM helps developers quickly pinpoint & resolve performance issues before the customer ever sees them. Spend less time debugging & more time building with a streamlined interface & tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code.

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    What tools integrate with Azure Application Insights?
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      What are some alternatives to Azure Application Insights and Scout?
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      Google Analytics
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      AppDynamics
      AppDynamics develops application performance management (APM) solutions that deliver problem resolution for highly distributed applications through transaction flow monitoring and deep diagnostics.
      Azure Monitor
      It provides sophisticated tools for collecting and analyzing telemetry that allow you to maximize the performance and availability of your cloud and on-premises resources and applications.
      Dynatrace
      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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