Will IT Operations Analytics Platforms Replace APM Suites? Will Cappelli of Gartner is examining this question in his latest work. We e Effectively correlating transactional data
In one sense, non-analytic APM tools will continue to generate more and more data. As more and more applications are monitored, as the applications being monitored become more and more complex and interconnected, the quantity of data that is being generated by the tools grows. In order to understand what is going on in the application, deeper and deeper analysis capabilities are required.
You can read more here: Gartner Q&A Part One: Analytics vs. APM