This APM Spectrum study was conducted to address the following goals:
- Reduce market confusion around APM. The term "APM" has different meanings to different end-user organizations and job roles.
- Examine advantages and disadvantages of different technology approaches for APM.
- Define industry benchmarks.
- Identify best practices.
- Raise awareness around emerging trends and technology capabilities.
- Create a baseline for upcoming APM research that will provide deeper insight into each of the APM markets.