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SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor

Detect & troubleshoot application performance issues faster

SolarWinds® Server & Application Monitor (SAM) is an easy-to-use systems management solution that provides deep visibility into application and server performance issues. It offers built-in support for more than 200 applications, and the ability to create custom monitors to support any homegrown application or system.

Use Case Scenarios

Monitor Application Availability

Application downtime can be extremely costly in terms of lost revenue and end-user experience. Proactively monitoring application performance using intelligent alerts and intuitive dashboards mean issues can be detected and resolved faster, ensuring end-user satisfaction and saving the business money.

Minimise Costly Downtime
Proactively handling application issues reduces downtime costs, and breeds confidence from users and management.

Full Application Coverage
Use custom templates for bespoke applications, or import monitoring templates from applications like Splunk, SCCM, etc.

Application Summary Dashboard

Application Details View

Migrate Applications To The Cloud

When application infrastructure is migrated to the cloud, the user experience is a key consideration. Server & Applications Monitor helps you benchmark performance before and after the migration. Comparing key metrics across the two scenarios identifies problems introduced during the migration and allows you to fix them quickly.

Make Smarter IT Decisions
Utilise key IT intelligence to proactively detect performance issues before launching a new service on your network.

Improve User Experience
Use customised dashboard views, KPI’s and SLA’s to demonstrate where you meet and exceed expectations.

Key Product Features

SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor at a glance.

Monitoring for Azure & AWS

Monitor the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) for Amazon® AWS and Microsoft® Azure. Provide end-to-end systems performance and application monitoring.

1200+ Built-in Monitoring Templates

Over 1,200+ supported templates, including: Active Directory, Java, XenApp, IBM® WebSphere, Skype for Business, Office 365 email, and more.

Application Dependency Mapping

Visualise cross-server communication and application dependencies to help you quickly pinpoint the root-cause of application performance issues.

Built-in Virtualization Monitoring

Monitor the health and availability of Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware® ESX virtual hosts and guests to get deeper troubleshooting insights.

Storage Performance & Health

Monitor server storage volumes, disk usage, and capacity metrics out of the box, to troubleshoot storage issues in SAN and NAS environments faster.

Customisable Monitoring

Create custom monitors, modify built-in templates, and import your existing custom scripts to monitor what you want, how you want.

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Prosperon Networks are the UK’s leading provider of SolarWinds IT management solutions and services. We have been an Authorised SolarWinds Partner for over 14 years, and all of our Engineers are SolarWinds Certified Professionals (SCP). Over this time we have provided consulting, support, and training services to hundreds of SolarWinds customers across the UK and Europe.

Frequently Asked Questions

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How is SolarWinds SAM licensed?

Server & Application Montior is licenced by the number of monitored components. Monitors beyond the license limit are not activated and statuses change to “not licensed”.

Can SAM be used standalone?

Yes, Server & Application Monitor can be used as a standalone product. However, SAM becomes more powerful when it is integrated into the SolarWinds Orion platform.

Can you help me with SolarWinds?

Our Professional Services team can help Deploy SolarWinds according to best practices, Customise SolarWinds to your needs, and Integrate SolarWinds with your IT systems.

Is there any training available?

We offer a range of Training Courses to meet your individual requirements. All courses are led by experienced trainers and can be delivered on-site or at our training facility.

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