Product

How We Think of SaaS at AppDynamics

Software has performed a great vanishing act. It is no longer something we install and manage. It has become an invisible power we summon with a word or two—typed or increasingly spoken— and command. It is Aladdin’s genie, answering our questions, booking our flights home for the holidays, and arranging for a tasty meal to […]




Engineering

Tales from the Field: Spectre, Meltdown, and Patching Performance

By now you’ve certainly heard of – or perhaps been impacted by – Meltdown and Spectre, two newly discovered vulnerabilities that affected nearly every modern processor. If not, you might want to take a moment and visit Meltdownattack.com for a good overview, and Ars Technica for some good examples of how the vulnerability affects processors. […]