We just raised a $30M Series A: Read our story

Compare Instana Dynamic APM vs. SolarWinds AppOptics

Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
"With Instana, the interface and the UI are very simple to use.""The overall capabilities are the most valuable."

More Instana Dynamic APM Pros »

"Technical support is always live and they're supportive.""The reporting of the solution is very good."

More SolarWinds AppOptics Pros »

Cons
"The configuration of Instana Dynamic APM needs improvement because it requires quite a bit of work.""I think that Instana should improve the university and the certification process, so the users can find experts in Instana with their certification module process."

More Instana Dynamic APM Cons »

"AppOptics would benefit from having a much more centralized view.""The implementation needs improvement. It needs to get modernized with the newer cloud scenario in both public and private deployment models."

More SolarWinds AppOptics Cons »

report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Application Performance Management (APM) solutions are best for your needs.
553,954 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Questions from the Community
Top Answer: The overall capabilities are the most valuable.
Top Answer: The configuration of Instana Dynamic APM needs improvement because it requires quite a bit of work. I would like to see the outer discovery and outsource of different services to enable faster… more »
Top Answer: We use it to find the root cause of the potential problems in the software and the other companies.
Ask a question

Earn 20 points

Ranking
Views
3,276
Comparisons
2,566
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
311
Rating
6.5
Views
2,650
Comparisons
2,318
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
461
Rating
7.5
Comparisons
Also Known As
AppOptics, SolarWinds TraceView, Librato
Learn More
Overview

Instana’s Enterprise Observability Platform, powered by automated Application Performance Monitoring, discovers and maps all services, infrastructure, and their inter-dependencies automatically. Instana ingests all observability metrics, traces each request, profiles every process, and updates application dependency maps in real-time to deliver the context and actionable feedback needed by Dev+Ops to optimize application performance, enable innovation, and mitigate risk to help them add value and efficiency to the pipeline. Learn more at https://instana.com.

AppOptics is a SaaS-based simple, powerful and affordable Infrastructure & Application monitoring for custom on-premises, cloud, and hybrid systems. 

Your business runs on applications, and when they go down or run slowly, it can impact the business in lost productivity, customers, or revenue. To add to the complexity, your IT environment is changing, and workloads can be spread across data centers, and cloud resources. You need to monitor the availability and performance of applications and infrastructure, regardless of where they are, so you can identify potential issues early and address them before they impact users

Offer
Learn more about Instana Dynamic APM
Learn more about SolarWinds AppOptics
Sample Customers
Daxko Lifts Fitness Studios Through COVID Regulations with Quick Engineering PivotsAltissia Meets SLAs to Support Student DeadlinesImmocloud Unlocks Observability to Modernize Real EstateEnento Group Boosts Service Reliability with Real-Time Visibility into Application Performance Instana’s Observability for Amazon EKS Helps Yara Deliver Digital Farming Solutions
TraxoCovea Insurance BTE TechnologyDatarista
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider23%
Government7%
Insurance Company6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider17%
Government7%
Financial Services Firm6%
Find out what your peers are saying about Instana Dynamic APM vs. SolarWinds AppOptics and other solutions. Updated: November 2021.
553,954 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Instana Dynamic APM is ranked 37th in Application Performance Management (APM) with 2 reviews while SolarWinds AppOptics is ranked 27th in Application Performance Management (APM) with 2 reviews. Instana Dynamic APM is rated 6.6, while SolarWinds AppOptics is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of Instana Dynamic APM writes "Good Capabilities but the configuration and installation could be simplified". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SolarWinds AppOptics writes "Offers valuable reporting features and stability but it needs better performance monitoring". Instana Dynamic APM is most compared with Dynatrace, AppDynamics, New Relic APM, Datadog and Elastic APM, whereas SolarWinds AppOptics is most compared with Dynatrace, SolarWinds Server and Application Monitor, Zabbix, ThousandEyes and AppDynamics. See our Instana Dynamic APM vs. SolarWinds AppOptics report.

See our list of best Application Performance Management (APM) vendors.

We monitor all Application Performance Management (APM) reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.