Getting started

After you have AppMon installed and you have Agents gathering performance data, there are several steps that you can take enhance the default capabilities of AppMon.

Step 1 - Learn the AppMon basics

Step 2 - Explore the tutorials

Read our tutorials to learn how to use AppMon to monitor and troubleshoot common user experience, application, and infrastructure performance issues.

Step 3 - Review defaults and adjust as necessary

AppMon comes with a plenty of default resources that provide insight into your monitored application. These default resources can be duplicated and customized to better match your application and meet your business needs.

Step 4 - Browse use cases and tasks for common roles

Step 5 - Fine-tune AppMon and capture more data

Use the following features to monitor application and infrastructure performance:

  • Configure baselines and use incidents and alerts to detect and troubleshoot problems before users are impacted.
  • Set up monitors to capture additional performance data.
  • Create and share built-in or custom dashboards ‐ be it in the AppMon Client or the browser ‐ to visualize key performance indicators (KPIs).
  • Collaborate with other team members using stored sessions.
  • Automate commonly performed tasks such as storing sessions.

Step 6 - Explore advanced configuration topics

Additional features that enhance the default capabilities of AppMon:

  • Install plugins to unlock new product features for system monitoring, application monitoring, custom actions, and lifecycle automation.
  • Use the Agent Development KitJavaScript ADK, and Mobile app ADK to extend the default Agent monitoring capabilities by integrating AppMon with technologies such as native C or C++ applications, custom communication protocols, custom JavaScript frameworks, and native mobile applications.
  • Learn how to use AppMon to support continuous delivery processes.