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APM and observability

Expert take: How they’re different and why it matters.

How customers are using it

APM monitoring

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APM monitoring

Monitor any application, service or request with Instana application performance monitoring.

CI/CD pipeline acceleration

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CI/CD pipeline acceleration

Understand the impact of code changes within seconds of deployment to maintain high performance and service stability no matter how often you deploy.

Distributed tracing

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Distributed tracing

Trace every request across every service to facilitate application troubleshooting and performance optimization.

Root cause analysis

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Root cause analysis

Get immediate root cause identification of every service impact.

Mobile to mainframe

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Mobile to mainframe

Get industry leading observability through IBM Z application environments to provide application owners and SRE teams with the ability to get end-to-end observability from mobile through mainframe in a single solution.


Benefits of IBM Observability by Instana APM

IBM Observability by Instana APM highlights

Boost APM performance

Industry-leading AI-powered automation capabilities

Accurate real-time data

Get 100% distributed tracing, 1-second metrics, immediate software deployment pipeline and CI/CD feedback.

Continuous, real-time discovery

Access single agent architecture of microservices and infrastructure with over 250 domain-specific sensors.

Powerful and easy-to-use data analytics

Generate new insights with infinite flexibility from the entire repository of application request trace data.

Dependency mapping of applications

Automate dependency mapping across the entire stack for flexible application perspectives.

Root-cause analysis automation

Automate event correlation, including performance, errors, changes and analysis of SLA violations.

Support for IBM Observability by Instana APM

Instana is an IBM company and responsible for the support of Observability by Instana APM. Customers can register with the Instana Support Portal (link resides outside IBM) to create and monitor their tickets.

IBM AIOps solutions

Turbonomic ARM for IBM Cloud Paks

Automatically deliver the resources your apps need to perform while adhering to business policies.

IBM Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps

Deploy advanced, explainable AI throughout your entire IT operations toolchain to assess, diagnose and resolve incidents across your IT infrastructure.

More than just monitoring

IBM Observability by Instana APM gives you the context and automation to make intelligent fixes fast