APEX helps getting better visibility and understanding of what is happening in the software products' application layer during runtime.
It extracts contextual data and metrics directly from your Java application to accelerate application analytics, debugging and monitoring.
Beats are lightweight data-shippers for the ElasticSearch platform, each designed for specific scenarios. They can be installed as an agent on each node and transport metrics reliantly and are suited for large-scale deployments.
Use apexbeat to link your Java application with the ElasticSearch stack. apexbeat makes it easy to push your extracted data to an ElasticSearch node.