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"The most valuable feature is the ability to select a minimum amount of active servers so that a new server automatically launches if one fails."

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"The only area of improvement is the speed at which servers are launched. When cleaning up to six servers at a time, it can take up to 15 to 20 minutes to launch new servers."

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"It could use a URL document server. Everything in the market is moving towards automation and everybody's looking for the single click operations as well relational data locality."

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"The pricing is good. I have not had any customers that have complained about the price."

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"Different locations require different setups. In your terms, around 300 to around 400K USD."

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Top Answer: The most valuable feature is the ability to select a minimum amount of active servers so that a new server automatically launches if one fails.
Top Answer: The pricing is good. I have not had any customers that have complained about the price.
Top Answer: The only area of improvement is the speed at which servers are launched. When cleaning up to six servers at a time, it can take up to 15 to 20 minutes to launch new servers.
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AWS Auto-Scaling
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Overview

AWS Auto Scaling monitors your applications and automatically adjusts capacity to maintain steady, predictable performance at the lowest possible cost. Using AWS Auto Scaling, it’s easy to setup application scaling for multiple resources across multiple services in minutes. The service provides a simple, powerful user interface that lets you build scaling plans for resources including Amazon EC2 instances and Spot Fleets, Amazon ECS tasks, Amazon DynamoDB tables and indexes, and Amazon Aurora Replicas. AWS Auto Scaling makes scaling simple with recommendations that allow you to optimize performance, costs, or balance between them. If you’re already using Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling to dynamically scale your Amazon EC2 instances, you can now combine it with AWS Auto Scaling to scale additional resources for other AWS services. With AWS Auto Scaling, your applications always have the right resources at the right time.

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

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Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider26%
Financial Services Firm13%
Manufacturing Company6%
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Comms Service Provider20%
Financial Services Firm10%
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AWS Auto Scaling is ranked 17th in Application Performance Management (APM) with 1 review while VMware Tanzu Observability by Wavefront is ranked 25th in Application Performance Management (APM) with 1 review. AWS Auto Scaling is rated 10.0, while VMware Tanzu Observability by Wavefront is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of AWS Auto Scaling writes "A well-documented, user-friendly interface with a simple setup for the automatic launching and configuring of servers". On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware Tanzu Observability by Wavefront writes "Good stability but overall still needs more technology enhancements and better automation". AWS Auto Scaling is most compared with Splunk and Splunk IT Service Intelligence (ITSI), whereas VMware Tanzu Observability by Wavefront is most compared with Datadog, Dynatrace, Splunk and Nutanix Karbon.

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