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In this Quick Start guide, you'll learn how to stream, view, and analyze APM traces from your applications using Elastic Cloud. Paired with logs and metrics, APM traces are a critical piece in creating unified observability of your ecosystem.
- What is APM?
- Streaming APM data to Elastic
- Visualizing APM data
Now that you've watched the Quick Start video, follow the steps below to practice what you've learned. If you don't have an Elastic Cloud instance, spin up a 14-day free trial.
- Download the demo application and compile it (or use your own application).
- Follow the setup instructions to configure your application with Elastic APM.
- Use your application to generate data to be sent to your deployment.
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