To simplify APM setup, the AppDynamics Application Performance Monitoring (APM) for VMware Tanzu (VMware Tanzu) tile delivers a service broker to support an AppDynamics marketplace service. The Controller parameters are configured in the tile and automatically published to the marketplace when the tile is installed.

A VMware Tanzu app can be bound to the marketplace service to consume the Controller credentials.

$ cf bind-service my-pcf-app my-appd-marketplace-service

Performing a push will utilize the integrated AppDynamics buildpack support to start the APM agent based on the parameters from the marketplace service and start sending performance metrics to the Controller.

$ cf push

The tile also installs the AppDynamics extension buildpack in the VMware Tanzu environment. For more information see the buildpack support and language-specific workflows sections to enable APM.

Product Snapshot

Element Details
Version v5.0.172
Release date April 6, 2022
VMware Tanzu Operations Manager v2.9.x, v2.10.x
Tanzu Application Service (formerly Elastic Runtime) v2.9.x, v2.10.x, v2.11.x, v2.12.x, v2.13.x
BOSH stemcell version Ubuntu Xenial
IaaS support AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenStack, and vSphere
AppDynamics Controller Version v4.4.x or later


  • AppDynamics Controller v4.4.x or later
  • An AppDynamics account
  • VMware Tanzu v2.7.x, v2.8.x, v2.9.x, v2.10.x, v2.11.x, v2.12.x, v2.13.x


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