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Top Answer: The breakdown of the response time of different components and getting in-depth details of the slow component are the most valuable features. It is easy to use, and it gets the job done.
Top Answer: The price was one of the reasons we chose this solution. It's reasonably priced. It's cheaper than the likes of AppDynamics and Dynatrace, based on how our subscription is.
Top Answer: There has been some problem with the agent, and it is just not working well. It is not able to record information with the application server. They have been able to fix the issue, but it took quite a… more »
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LightStep analyzes 100% of unsampled transaction data from highly-distributed, large-scale production software to produce complete end-to-end traces and robust metrics that explain performance behaviors and accelerate root cause analysis. LightStep is backed by Sequoia, Redpoint, and Altimeter.

New Relic is a software analytics and application performance management solution that gives users in-depth data visibility and analytics. By going right to the source, the code, New Relic enables users to develop quicker software, build improved products,and consistently impress their customers. Data tells a story and New Relic interprets what it is telling you.

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InVision, Twilio, Lyft, Yext, DigitalOcean,
Dow Jones, Microsoft, Nike, Groupon, NBC, Sony, Fox, Adobe, Best Buy, Walmart, and WebMD, Cirque du Soleil, FlightNetwork.com, France Télévisions SA, Hachette Book Group, Hy-Vee, Inc., Isolation Network, Inc., Lighthouse eDiscovery, Major League Soccer, NYC-DOT, New Zealand Media and Entertainment, Office Depot International in Europe, Royal Opera House, Adobe Systems Incorporated, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc., Citrix, Despegar.com, Eastern Bank Corporation, Fox Sports, Globosat, Hogg Robinson plc, iHeartMedia, Jive, Kent State University, Multiplus, NBCUniversal, Ocado, REI, Sensis, VenueNext, Yellow Pages Limited and Zenefits
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company34%
Comms Service Provider11%
Financial Services Firm7%
Energy/Utilities Company7%
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Financial Services Firm20%
Computer Software Company12%
Media Company12%
Manufacturing Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider18%
Media Company7%
Financial Services Firm6%
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Small Business39%
Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise32%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business19%
Midsize Enterprise15%
Large Enterprise66%
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LightStep is ranked 49th in Application Performance Management (APM) while New Relic APM is ranked 6th in Application Performance Management (APM) with 7 reviews. LightStep is rated 0.0, while New Relic APM is rated 8.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of New Relic APM writes "Reasonably priced, straightforward to set up, and performs as expected". LightStep is most compared with Datadog, Dynatrace, Splunk, AWS X-Ray and Elastic APM, whereas New Relic APM is most compared with Datadog, Dynatrace, Splunk, AppDynamics and Azure Monitor.

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