Free Tools

SolarWinds offers some great free tools for IT pros, including Web Transaction Watcher, WMI Monitor, Free Tools for Active Directory, and Exchange Monitor.

1GB per day full featured free version. Search log files and application data with built-in augmentation layers. Deliver auto-detected intelligence based on user search context. Search log files and application data faster than before, and gain visibility into unknown problems, errors, anomalies, and other messages.

Here is a fantastic opportunity to discover Performance Vision. This Free Virtual Appliance will provide you with a complete feature set (APM+NPM) during 15 days, and a set of extremely useful features free of charge for 12 months.

ManageEngine's list of fully-functional free tools have no expiry dates attached and are used everyday by more than 100,000 IT administrators throughout the globe.

Compuware's new Mobile Application Monitoring Free Edition helps organizations protect against missed business results due to application performance issues. For organizations relying on mobile apps as a primary channel for customer engagement, the solution provides easy-to-understand, intuitive and actionable data for delivering consistently higher rated mobile apps. This new version provides complete visibility into the users experience across iOS and Android application performance, crash and usage analytics.

Get eye-opening visibility into your application so you can react quickly and improve constantly. With lightweight, always-on collectors, you’ll capture every transaction, every time. Plus, analytics-driven diagnostics from a big data repository allow you to transform data into actionable workflows that immediately lead you to probable root causes.

Mobile users demand a flawless experience. Increase your app store ratings, improve customer experience and deliver 5 star apps by tracking what is important. AppPulse lets you know how your users REALLY experience your app — from the moment they tap/swipe or stretch until their UI has finished. Know what they did and what happened.

SmartBear’s Lucierna monitors 100% of transactions, 24/7 to provide unrivalled insight into your application. Lucierna filters out the noise to tell you when, where and why a problem occurred in an intuitive three-click interface which means problems can be tackled early on before they have a chance to cost the business time and money. Try it now for FREE!

Nastel offers 3 free APM tools including AutoPilot Heap Detective, AutoPilot On-Demand for WebSphere MQ and AutoPilot MQSonar.

AlertSite’s DejaClick makes recording and maintaining Web application monitoring scripts quick and easy. DejaClick is an intuitive plugin for Chrome and Firefox Web browsers (links) that allows you to create transaction monitoring scripts in a matter of minutes. When recording, DejaClick automatically captures user interactions, such as clicking in form fields, entering data, and navigating menus. This AlertSite plugin, which is completely built into your Web browser, technology records your entire interaction with little to no effort on your part. Get it now for FREE!

Understand how web page performance varies by browser, device, and platform with Riverbed OPNET AppResponse Xpert BrowserMetrix, available as a SaaS-based or on-premise solution for monitoring the true behavior of web and cloud applications. If your web users have a poor application experience, it reflects badly on your company, and worse, they may never come back.

Compuware APM's AJAX Edition makes it easier than ever to isolate client-side performance problems. Profile, debug and trace across all relevant versions of Firefox and Internet Explorer. It's like Firebug on steroids — and it's FREE.

Proactive synthetic monitoring software. Be the first to catch application performance programs. Claim your free fully functional 30 day trial and get started in less than 10 minutes!

Consolidate and manage your IT alerts with SolarWinds Alert Central. It’s FREE and integrates with virtually any IT software that sends alerts.

AppDynamics Pro is a free-forever troubleshooting tool for Java,.NET, PHP applications. With AppDynamics Pro, you can easily visualize application performance and JVM/CLR dependencies, identify performance bottlenecks, and diagnose root cause at the code level.

AlertSite takes advantage of an always on, global network to analyze your website's uptime and alerts you the moment an issue occurs. The alerts contain all of the data you need to help you address issues quickly, so you can get your site back to optimal performance as soon as possible. At the end of the day, as user experience goes, so goes your revenue. Try it now FREE for 30-days!

Compuware's Outage Analyzer is a free new generation performance analytics solution which tracks internet web service outages in real-time, worldwide. Its collective intelligence based engine provides immediate visualizations and alerts of outages in third party web services for web, mobile and cloud applications.