What does IBM Cloud Application Performance Management do?

IBM® Cloud Application Performance Management (APM) is IT service management software designed to efficiently monitor, analyze and manage cloud, on-premises and hybrid applications and IT infrastructure. It helps you monitor and analyze application performance, discover issues, identify root causes, and prevent outages to improve user experience and stability.

In addition, IBM APM helps DevOps teams monitor the performance, availability and response times of modern applications allowing them to identify, isolate and diagnose any existing issues or potential problems. Read more in the TEI study below.

IBM Cloud Application Performance Management

Ensure 99.99% availability

Monitors availability of applications and provides visibility into performance across your public, on premise or hybrid cloud environments.

Avoid application outages

Automatically identifies and notifies of application environment issues with predictive insights, and resolves performance issues before customers are impacted.

Accelerate app development

Identifies the source of performance issues with diagnostics down to the line of code and integrated log search analytics.

Key features

  • Advanced user experience management
  • Expert transaction tracking
  • Industry-leading diagnostics
  • Predictive analytics
  • Speedy problem resolution
  • Enhanced page designer tool and synthetic monitoring
  • Flexible pricing and deployment

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.

  • EU Cloud COC
  • EU-US Privacy Shield
  • FISMA USA
  • FedRAMP USA
  • HIPAA for Healthcare USA
  • ISO 27001

To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

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Analytics to provide insight and help you manage dynamic trends
Analytics to provide insight and help you manage dynamic trends
Discovery of application components in system environments
Discovery of application components in system environments
Transaction tracking  to see how the application performs
Transaction tracking to see how the application performs
User experience management
User experience management

Available on IBM Cloud

This product is available on IBM Cloud, an open source environment that helps you quickly and easily create, deploy, and manage applications on the cloud.

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Which option is right for you?

  • Free


    Free 30-day trial of IBM® Cloud Application Performance Management Advanced.

  • Base


    The starting point; ideal for dealing with slow transactions, capacity issues and outages.

  • Advanced


    A complete solution for DevOps full visibility and control over your applications and infrastructure.