AppDynamics was followed by CA Technologies, New Relic, HPE AppPulse, and Dynatrace as the overall leading application performance management (APM) software products of the year.
New York, NY (PRWEB) January 16, 2017
IT Central Station, the leading product review site for enterprise technology, announced the top APM solutions of 2016. AppDynamics was top ranked based on peer reviews and crowdsourced buyer intent data from the IT Central Station community. AppDynamics was followed by CA Technologies, New Relic, HPE AppPulse, and Dynatrace as the overall leading application performance management (APM) software products of the year.
Since the needs and requirements of APM buyers can vary by company size, IT Central Station also provides rankings by company size, factoring in only the reviews and buyer intent behavior of relevant users. In both the small business category (fewer than 100 employees), and medium enterprise category (100-1,000 employees) New Relic was the top ranked APM solution of 2016, followed by AppDynamics. In the large enterprise category, the top ranked solution of the year was CA APM by CA Technologies, followed by AppDynamics.
The most compared APM product as of the end of 2016 was AppDynamics with 21,628 comparisons by IT Central Station visitors. CA APM reviews were the most viewed APM solution by IT Central Station visitors with a total of 74,834 views. The APM solution with the highest average rating with a minimum of ten reviews was Riverbed SteelCentral Aternity with an average rating of 8.8 out of 10.
The IT Central Station ranking is a composite score that includes average rating, number of reviews, and a buyer intent index including number of views, comparisons and follows by IT Central Station visitors. IT Central Station ranking factors and calculations are fully transparent and can be found below the rankings on ITCentralStation.com.
During the past year over two million professionals, including those from 96% of the Fortune 100, have used IT Central Station’s crowdsourced reviews in their technology buying process. All reviews are validated as authentic through IT Central Station's triple authentication process. IT Central Station’s reviews are known for their depth and quality, with an average of 420 words per review.
The full set of APM software rankings and reviews can be found at https://www.itcentralstation.com/categories/application-performance-management-apm