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"Educational pricing is available for this solution.""We were given a year's worth of service. It was included within our ELA. We were trying to do a proof of concept, which is almost over now.""Different locations require different setups. In your terms, around 300 to around 400K USD."

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"We have monthly licensing costs. The licenses are probably in the vicinity of about $300 - $350/month."

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Top Answer: It’s in INR. Our data is on four sites and these are in the development phase. Different locations require different… more »
Top Answer: It could use a URL document server. Everything in the market is moving towards automation and everybody's looking for… more »
Top Answer: Most of it's around optimizing utilization, their cloud utilization. They're making sure that they're getting the most… more »
Top Answer: The solution is a bit pricey. The solution requires you to pay for technical support, which is tiered, and certain… more »
Top Answer: I think the machine learning aspect of it probably does help because machine learning is not really machine learning… more »
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Wavefront, Wavefront by VMware, VMware Tanzu Observability
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Overview

VMware Tanzu Observability provides metrics-driven analytics at massive scale, so you can get the most out of your cloud-native apps.

Amazon CloudWatch is a monitoring service for AWS cloud resources and the applications you run on AWS. You can use Amazon CloudWatch to collect and track metrics, collect and monitor log files, set alarms, and automatically react to changes in your AWS resources. Amazon CloudWatch can monitor AWS resources such as Amazon EC2 instances, Amazon DynamoDB tables, and Amazon RDS DB instances, as well as custom metrics generated by your applications and services, and any log files your applications generate. You can use Amazon CloudWatch to gain system-wide visibility into resource utilization, application performance, and operational health. You can use these insights to react and keep your application running smoothly.

SignalFx is a real-time infrastructure and application monitoring platform delivered as a service. Product teams use SignalFx to aggregate and interact with a breadth of streaming time series data across their entire stack. With custom data pipelines, real-time analytics that require no query language, and built-in dashboards, they can gain insight into how their applications operate, receive alerts only when they are actionable, and make better decisions for the business.

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Sample Customers
Box, Intuit, Workday, Groupon, British Gas, SpaceApe, Marketo, DoordDash, LyftAirAsia, Airbnb, Aircel, APUS, Avazu, Casa & Video, Futbol Club Barcelona (FCBarcelona), National Taiwan University, redBusSunrun, Yelp, Onshape, Tapjoy, Symphony Commerce, Chairish, Clever, Grovo, Bazaar Voice, Zenefits, Avalara
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Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider20%
Financial Services Firm12%
Retailer5%
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Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider16%
Media Company16%
Retailer4%
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Computer Software Company38%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm14%
Retailer8%
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Amazon CloudWatch is ranked 14th in Cloud Monitoring Software with 3 reviews while SignalFx is ranked 19th in Cloud Monitoring Software. Amazon CloudWatch is rated 8.0, while SignalFx is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Amazon CloudWatch writes "Having one platform, as opposed to having to use a lot of different platforms makes a huge difference". On the other hand, Amazon CloudWatch is most compared with Datadog, Zabbix, Google Stackdriver, SolarWinds NPM and Nagios XI, whereas SignalFx is most compared with Splunk, Datadog, InfluxData, Google Stackdriver and Instana Infrastructure Monitoring.

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