Microsoft has been doing application performance monitoring 3+ years with System Center Operations Manager and APM as a service since the November 2013 launch of Application Insights . Recently there have been some significant changes and enhancements to APM inside of Application Insights which I covered in this interview with the Microsoft program manager Rahul Bagaria. I would consider APM as a DevOps practice and is one my “Top 5 ways to up your Ops game.”, so worth your time to check it out especially if you’re not familiar with APM or this Microsoft solution.
Check out this video interview with lots of demos to learn about Microsoft’s application performance monitoring solution. You also have the option to download the video from the source.