Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) Developer Certification Study Guide – Application Performance Monitor

PCF Developer Certification Review - Application Performance Monitor
PCF Developer Certification Review – Application Performance Monitor

What is performance monitoring?

Performance monitoring is a group of applications that provides tools for monitoring application performance, tracking key metrics, and identifying the root cause of performance issues.

How is performance monitoring implemented for Cloud Foundry applications?

To use performance monitoring for CF apps, user choose the APM tool service in marketplace.

New Relic Application Performance Monitoring on PCF Marketplace
New Relic Application Performance Monitoring on PCF Marketplace

Why is a buildpack involved?

Buildpack is involved because the APM agent needs to be included with the Cloud Foundry application in the droplet.

What APM tools are available with Cloud Foundry?

Some of the APM tools available with Cloud Foundry are; Dynatrace, New Relic, and PCF Metrics.

For more list of APM tools for Cloud Foundry, go to Pivotal Marketplace Services – Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging page.

List of Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging Services available on Pivotal Marketplace
List of Monitoring, Metrics, and Logging Services available on Pivotal Marketplace

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