We are using a monitoring tool called AppDynamics and wondered if Pega or other Pega customers have had any experience with this tool? If they have, do they have any suggestions, tips, or guidelines on how to implement more in-depth monitoring for Pega applications using AppDynamics? This is a little tricky as Pega auto generates so much Java and uses a lot of framework code.
AppDynamics is referenced a couple of times on the PDN
For your first question(s) regarding AppDynamics, the first article you pointed out should be followed to prevent monitoring too much and impacting performance. In addition, is it suggested to use AppDynamics in conjunction with AES.
For your questions on Pega performance monitoring, please review these 2 articles and see if they address your questions: