Dynatrace (NYSE: DT) is coming public this week. They are in the application performance (APM) space which has been around forever but becomes ever more complex as technology advances and more pieces are added into the computing mix. The challenge scales in a non-linear fashion so every so often brand new tools are needed.
In a nutshell, APM helps companies identify where the root cause of a problem is. For example, let's say my rental car booking fails while I'm using the app on my cell phone. There are at least dozens and probably scores . . .