Cisco to acquire observability company Epsagon

Cisco has agreed to acquire Epsagon, a modern observability company with offices in New York and Tel Aviv.
Cisco LiveEpsagon will play a key role in accelerating Cisco’s comprehensive Full-Stack Observability roadmap, Liz Centoni, Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer, General Manager, Applications, Cisco, said in a blog post.

Epsagon has been named by Gartner as a Cool Vendor in Performance Analysis with expertise in distributed tracing solutions for modern applications and technologies, including containers and serverless environments.

Cisco said its approach to full-stack observability gives customers the ability to move beyond just monitoring to a paradigm that delivers shared context across teams and enables our customers to deliver exceptional digital experiences, optimize for cost, security and performance and maximize digital business revenue.

Cisco said its core SaaS solutions for full-stack observability include AppDynamics, ThousandEyes and Intersight.

“Our Full-Stack Observability platform, comprised of these solutions, provides observability across the entire stack of applications, network infrastructure and security with real-time insights correlated across domains and integrated with business context powered by AI and machine learning,” Liz Centoni said.