Troubleshoot Applications Usage and Their Response Times on a Device

The App Usage tab displays a summary of the most used applications on the device.

View the pattern of usage time for different applications during the predefined timeframe. Some applications are often used, while others are rarely used.

View the trend of response time or wait time for different applications during the predefined timeframe. When it became high for a certain app.

Correlate the high usage of CPU or memory from the bottom widgets to the spikes in response or wait time.

Select a row to isolate only one application for troubleshooting and correlate its data with the data on other widgets.


  1. Step 1 Open a browser and sign in to Aternity.
  2. Step 2 Use the search box in the top bar to quickly find a particular device.

    You can enter a device hostname or IP address or enter the name of a dashboard.

  3. Step 3 Select Build Your Own and then select Top Processes.

    This dashboard is Aternity out-of-the-box dashboard and you cannot edit it.

  4. Step 4 Adjust the timeframe to drill-down to a specific time period.
    To do so, drag the time blue gauge to select the timeframe within which you want to troubleshoot the device. Alternatively, open the time picker and manually set the timeframe.
    Select the exact time period for your analysis

    You can also use the predefined buttons: Recent Week , Recent Day , Recent Hour , or Recent 15 min .

    To change the timeframe of the dashboard, use the timeline gauge on the top of the screen. The arrows on the time bar shift the time and blue bar in a week or day or else, depending on the selected predefined option.

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  6. Step 6 You can narrow the scope of the data displayed by selecting a certain row for further analysis. The view in other widgets will be filtered accordingly to show data only for the selected item.
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