SignalFx is a leader in real-time operational intelligence for data-driven DevOps. The service discovers and collects metrics across every component in the cloud, replacing traditional point tools and providing real-time visibility into today’s dynamic environments. Leveraging the massively scalable SignalFx platform, the service is optimized for serverless, container and microservices-based architectures and provides powerful visualization, proactive alerting, and collaborative triage capabilities across organizations of all sizes.

Government agencies, regardless of their stage in the cloud-native journey, can leverage SignalFx. Use cases include workload migration to the cloud in an accelerated and compliant manner, proactively monitoring and alerting of traditional, 3-tier application architectures and real-time streaming analytics for the modern microservices-based application architectures.


  • SignalFx Standard Edition

    • SignalFx agent for collecting time-series metrics from Linux and Windows Server hosts

    • SignalFx agent for collecting time-series metrics from Linux containers and container orchestration services (Mesos, Kubernetes, etc.)

    • SignalFx certified deployment scripts for collection agents

    • SignalFx client libraries for instrumenting custom application metrics

    • SignalFx metrics proxy to buffer and forward time-series data from multiple protocols

    • Support for metric collection at resolutions as fine-grained as 1 second

    • Standard data retention: native resolution metric data retained for 8 days, 1-minute rollups for 32 days, 5-minute rollups for 92 days, 1-hour rollups for 367 days

    • Events API

    • 100+ pre-built integrations for collecting and visualizing metrics for open-source and cloud technologies.

    • Use of SignalFx streaming analytics technology to power real-time dashboards, charts, and alerts

    • Pre-packaged and customizable dashboards and charts with dozens of visualization and drill-down options

    • Chart builder with option to apply dozens of analytics functions (e.g., percentiles, sums, rate-of-change, stddev, EWMA) and aggregations (e.g., ratios, growth-rates) on up to 5,000 metric time-series at a time

    • Customizable detectors based on a variety of trigger conditions and evaluated against simple/composite/transformed metrics in-stream as data is received

    • Access to pre-built library of statistical templates (e.g., outlier detection, anomaly detection, predictive models for capacity planning, sudden change, etc.) for use in detector conditions

    • Centralized, searchable detector and alert catalogue with alert muting rules

    • Alert notifications through email, chat, and 3rd party incident management solutions

    • Shareable, read-only dashboard snapshots for triage scenarios

    • Use of SignalFlow APIs for programmatic chart/dashboard/detector generation, CLI for interactive queries

    • Detailed reports on SignalFx usage

    • Active Metric Time Series (AMTS) will be limited to no more than 100% of Company's DPM Subscription Capacity

  • SignalFx Enterprise Edition

    • Includes SignalFx Monitoring Service Standard Edition, plus the following options:

    • SignalFx Extended Data Retention: native resolution metric data retained for 367 days

    • Fully customizable data storage and rollup policies

    • SignalFx High-Cardinality Queries

    • SignalFx Service Bureau

    • SignalFx 24x7 Platinum Support, via email, chat, phone

    • Token management: ability to issue/revoke new tokens by Admin user

    • SSO based user management

    • Active Metric Time Series (AMTS) will be limited to no more than 200% of Company's DPM Subscription Capacity


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