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Favour Daniel

Datadog and AppDynamics are observability and monitoring tools that provide visibility into the performance and reliability of applications and systems.

Datadog stands out for its comprehensive approach to system performance observability. It provides a broad spectrum of monitoring capabilities, including infrastructure monitoring, application performance monitoring (APM), log management, and real user monitoring (RUM).

8 min read
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Datadog and Sentry are monitoring tools but with different use cases. Datadog is tailored towards application performance and full stack observability of systems while Sentry specializes in identifying and reporting application errors.

In this post, I have compared Datadog and Sentry on important features like error monitoring, APM, log management, etc.

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馃挕 I instrumented a sample Python Application and sent data to both Datadog and Sentry to evaluate my experience. Some takeaways are subjective and based on personal preference.

10 min read
Favour Daniel

New Relic and Sentry are monitoring tools but with different use cases. New Relic is tailored towards application performance and full stack observability of systems while Sentry specializes in identifying and reporting application errors.

In this post, I have compared New Relic and Sentry on important features like APM, error monitoring, pricing, etc.

6 min read
Favour Daniel

Both New Relic and AppDynamics are observability and monitoring tools that provide insights into the performance and health of applications, infrastructure, and services.

New Relic is a cloud-based observability platform that provides real-time analytics, distributed tracing, and application performance monitoring (APM) capabilities. AppDynamics, on the other hand, is a full-stack application performance management (APM) solution that offers deep insights into application performance, user experience, and business performance.

9 min read
Favour Daniel

Splunk and Dynatrace are monitoring tools that provide a wide range of products and services for monitoring. In this post, I have compared Splunk and Dynatrace on important features like APM, log management, application security, etc.

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馃挕 I instrumented a sample application and sent data to Splunk and Dynatrace to evaluate my experience. Some takeaways are subjective and based on personal preference.

13 min read
Debanjan Choudhury

Prometheus has been one of the most popular open-source monitoring tools for the last few years. However, as systems become more complex, Prometheus looks like a monolithic application that just can鈥檛 match performance needs anymore. In fact, it also lacks high availability and easy scalability. In this article, we will go through the top 11 Prometheus alternatives that you can consider using.