Stuart Pickard

Stuart Pickard

Stuart Pickard is a Sales Engineer for AppDynamics working with US Federal Government Customers. He originally was a JAVA developer and spent the past 8 years working for various enterprise software companies in the Application Performance Management (APM) space. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from The George Washington University and a degree in Math from Colgate University.


Accelerating Adoption of Digital Transformation for Federal Customers with AppDynamics FedRAMP

In June 2019, AppDynamics joined a group of 60+ companies whose services are listed as “in process” on the FedRAMP federal marketplace. With FedRAMP, we now have an opportunity to offer our federal customers a curated set of security controls aligned with industry-recognized NIST standards.  “Building this FedRAMP environment for our SaaS fleet demonstrates the […]


The answer for government applications migrating to the cloud: visibility

Recently, I’ve had several conversations with US Federal Government Agencies about monitoring applications moving to FedRAMP (The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program) data centers. Because of the Government’s Cloud First policy, which mandates that agencies take full advantage of cloud computing benefits, agencies are increasingly forced to move application outside of their own data […]