Wavefront Competitors and Alternatives

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Dynatrace
Real User
Expert Middleware at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
May 28 2018

What do you think of Dynatrace?

Primary Use Case Web banking monitoring: With Dynatrace behind my customers' businesses, we are focusing on real user monitoring, dealing with user sessions, dashboards, and reports for their business. • Improvements to My Organization Capability to focus on root cause problems.  No more war rooms in most cases.  Capability to troubleshoot isolated customer complaints with the user session feature. • Valuable Features User session: Real visibility into what has happened at any time. Database transaction and queries. • Room for Improvement Better root cause detection and improve root cause categories. In some cases, the root cause points out only a clue of what has happened. • Use of Solution One to three years.
Splunk
Real User
Infrastructure Engineer at Zirous, Inc.
Jan 17 2018

What is most valuable?

The ability to view all of these different logs, then drilling down into specific times or into specific data sources, has proved to be the greatest aspect in decreasing our troubleshooting overhead time. The added security has proven... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Splunk has helped our organization mainly on our increased use of the security side. We use Splunk to monitor all machine logins (both successful and unsuccessful) and actions taken on those machines under each user. We have set up some... more»

What needs improvement?

Splunk has continually been increasing its features and also expanding and perfecting its core functionality. I would like to see it to continue to improve its predictive analytics and machine learning tools. It is not to be said that they... more»
Datadog
Real User
Software Engineer at a media company with 51-200 employees
Mar 05 2018

What is most valuable?

It is incredibly easy to do common monitoring actions: * Excellent autocomplete for everything in the UI. * Using tags is very intuitive (in contrast to the cumbersome regex-like based querying in Graphite). * Going from viewing a metric to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has empowered all our platform engineers with a very powerful and easy to use monitoring system. Most of our platform organization is now involved in monitoring. Previously, only a handful of platform engineers were involved, because... more»

What needs improvement?

* It would be nice to be able to graph metrics by excluding certain tags (like you can do in monitors). * It would also be nice if we had more insight into our own usage of Datadog (agents and custom metrics). They provide a usage page which... more»

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