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Move faster and build more perfect software by using a modern observability platform

New Relic leads the Observability market, and our full stack SaaS platform has been empowering DevOps teams since our founding in 2008.

With Dynatrace on-premise AppMon’s end of life cycle, customers have no migration path to a modern solution, resulting in loss of valuable data and historical insights. 

Choose New Relic, the modern SaaS observability platform trusted by over 15,000 customers, and free yourself from the worry of end of life issues, forced migrations, and data loss. Plus, experience better feature support and reduce your update and maintenance costs with New Relic.

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Open, Connected and Programmable Observability Platform

Our platform brings together all of your observability and telemetry data, and connects it to the dimensions that uniquely describe your business.

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Leads in Customer Adoption

5
/5

New Relic

Over 17,000 paid business accounts
Over 50% of Fortune 100

 

3
/5

Dynatrace

2,300 customers

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Market Share and Revenue Leader

5
/5

New Relic

  • $US 479.225 Million*
  • 35% Y/Y growth**

Biggest SaaS Application Performance Management vendor by market share, with a faster growth rate.

* FY 2019 revenues
** IDC Worldwide Application Performance Management Software Market Shares, 2018: Market Growth Accelerates

 

4
/5

Dynatrace

  • $US 430.996 Million*
  • 6.6% Y/Y growth**

Market share is even lower when you only consider Dynatrace’s SaaS offering.

 

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Leads in monitoring Top 10,000 websites

5
/5

New Relic

  • 2,848 websites (28.48%)
    Source: Built With

APM vendor of choice for the largest Enterprises

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/5

Dynatrace

  • 518 websites (5.18%)
    Source: Built With

Lags significantly behind New Relic

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Leads in monitoring Top 1 million websites

5
/5

New Relic

  • 58,941 websites (5.89%)

APM vendor with the most websites monitored among the top 1 million, outpacing the competition by a wide margin.

2
/5

Dynatrace

  • 6,157 websites (0.62%)

Lags behind New Relic over a variety of large businesses that depend on APM.

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Cloud Integrations

5
/5

New Relic

  • 31 AWS Integrations

Comprehensive and deep integrations for cloud native technologies that outpace Dynatrace’s offerings.

3
/5

Dynatrace

  • 8 AWS Integrations

Limited cloud integrations that lack deep and curated insights, slowing your cloud adoption journey.

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Team Empowerment and Culture

5
/5

New Relic

  • Used by up to thousands of users in an organization

Empowers teams to adopt DevOps practices and culture. A thought leader in DevOps and software development best practices.

2
/5

Dynatrace

  • Typically used by 3-4 people in an organization

Only monitored by a few users in an organization. Hinders important cultural and best practice tenets for modern and agile software development.

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Innovation

5
/5

New Relic

  • Multi-tenant SaaS platform

Modern Muli-tenant SaaS observability platform that automatically delivers innovation instantly. That means a seamless end-to-end experience with no loss of feature parity, no migration paths, and no loss of data.

3
/5

Dynatrace

  • Confusing array of products lacking feature parity

Confusing array of products covering on-premise, managed, and SaaS, with lack of feature parity across different versions. No migration path results in loss of data and feature lag across delivery mechanisms.

The New Relic Technical Advantage

Having the right data is critical - but you also need it to be processed, organized, and presented as useful information. That's what New Relic delivers. 

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Full Stack Observability

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/5

New Relic

  • Full stack visibility

New Relic’s full stack observability platform enables organizations to successfully migrate from legacy, monolithic application architectures to modern software technologies and architectures. Make the move to microservices, containers and serverless while adopting DevOps/SRE best practices.

4
/5

Dynatrace

  • Limited mobile capabilities

Limited customer experience, mobile app monitoring, analytics, and visualization capabilities result in an inability to connect business and operational KPIs, negatively impacting digital transformation.

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Open and Programmable

5
/5

New Relic

  • Open and Programmable

Open and programmable platform allows users to develop their own applications. It’s easy to ingest third party data including Open Metrics, enabling you to connect technical customer experience and business data to improve decision making.

2
/5

Dynatrace

  • Limited ability to ingest 3rd party data

Not programmable and limited ability to ingest 3rd party data, and a restricted ability to correlate and visualize data from multiple sources, leads to vendor lock in.

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AI That Actually Works

5
/5

New Relic

  • Applied Intelligence across the platform for faster MTTR

Applied intelligence baselines every metric and intelligently allows for critical and warning thresholds. This highly flexible and powerful architecture reduces false positives, delivers proactive monitoring, and easy root cause detection, so teams can focus on what matters most.

3
/5

Dynatrace

  • Davis AI creates noise and has limited root cause detection

Davis AI is applied only to a handful of metrics, resulting in a flood of false positives, making it harder or simply impossible to detect root cause.

Analytics

5
/5

New Relic

  • Flexible and powerful analytics

Powerful analytics capabilities paint a complete picture of your data for actionable insights in real time.

3
/5

Dynatrace

  • Limited analytics

Limited analytics capabilities don’t allow customers to facet the question along multiple dimensions, or track KPIs in real time.

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Distributed Tracing

5
/5

New Relic

  • Automatically detect anomalies

Automatically detect and isolate anomalous spans. Troubleshoot your distributed microservices and quickly identify root cause.

3
/5

Dynatrace

  • No anomaly detection

Dynatrace’s purepath traces don’t have anomaly detection capabilities at the span level.

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Infrastructure Monitoring

5
/5

New Relic

  • Deep infrastructure monitoring

Capture inventory changes, user logins, service restarts, cloud trail events, and new package installs. Able to surfacemroot cause of application issues resulting from unauthorized change.

 

3
/5

Dynatrace

  • Basic infrastructure monitoring

Basic host-level metrics, with only long running processes detected. No provided list of all running processes on host. Host instrumentation has no event detection, making it unable to pick up unauthorized changes.

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““New Relic has made us all better and faster at doing our jobs. Without New Relic, it would be impossible to troubleshoot this environment.””

Declan Costello, Infrastructure and Operations Manager

““Whether it’s buying the right kayak or meeting up with a guide and experiencing Machu Picchu, our goal is to give the best, most trusted experience to our members and customers. And that’s ultimately what we’re trying to do with New Relic.””

Julie Averill, CIO

““Migrating different geographic zones to AWS would have been a nightmare if we’d had to manually dig through logs and various data sources. With New Relic, it’s been easy, we can display that costing data in a single dashboard. As a result, we were able to accurately allocate usage in each zone—meeting the needs of each region while managing the business on a global scale.””

Yang Tang, Global Director of Engineering

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