Culture

The Massive DevOps Efficiency Problem No One Wants to Talk About

More people are online and engaging virtually than ever before, and it makes me wonder about the experience for the businesses on the other side of that — the ones that are actually providing these digital experiences. What are the unique challenges or opportunities they’re facing as a result of the increased engagement with their […]

Culture

6 Ways Application Performance Management Is Influencing Culture for Better Business Success

There’s no question digital transformation is fueling demand for application performance management (APM). Cloud adoption, rapid change, and the deployment of new technologies are the cornerstones of the transition, as is a shift in focus to applications, developers, and ultimately improving the customer experience. But how does that translate to business success? As Managing Director […]

Culture

2020: What the Year Holds for CIOs Who Embrace Change

If pressed to describe the state of IT in 2020, one might use the word “uncertain” — after all, IT teams are being asked to scale faster and handle more than ever before. In fact, Forrester’s VP and Principal Analyst Brian Hopkins recently described it this way: The fast pace and sporadic nature of business […]

Culture, News

How to Deliver Superior and Award-Winning Guest Service in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

As a recent study shows, buying decisions and customer loyalty are increasingly determined by the quality and performance of the digital services a brand can deliver: 54% of consumers place higher value on digital interactions than they place on physical interactions with brands. With its reputation for exceptional customer satisfaction and service, Alaska Airlines understands […]

Culture, News

Driving Innovation and Growth While Letting Startup Culture Continue to Thrive

Just over two years ago, Cisco acquired AppDynamics (AppD) with a vision to lead customers on their digital transformation journeys, providing visibility and insight into complex environments and enabling automation to free up resources and drive innovation. Since then, AppD has become the largest and fastest-growing company in the APM market. Thousands of customers trust […]

Culture, Engineering

10 Unwritten Lines of a Technical Job Description

There’s a time in everyone’s career when they are new starting a new job. During this time, everyone wants to make a positive first impression, feel confident, and be successful. To ensure that we grow and thrive in each new role, I’ve learned first-hand that there are some crucial steps every person must take. As […]

Culture, News

AppDynamics Wins Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in 2019 Award

At AppDynamics, we don’t settle for the status quo. We challenge ourselves to do better every day – both for our customers and our employees. That’s why we’re incredibly honored and proud to be a winner of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in 2019 award.   AppDynamics ranked 58th on the list of US companies with more than […]

Culture

Getting Out of the Building: How An Engineering Team’s Field Trip Helped Them Think Differently

On a fall day this past October, a group of software engineers, engineering managers, and product  managers from the Browser Real-User Monitoring (BRUM) team flew down from the AppDynamics HQ in San Francisco to meet the Sales Engineering team based in Irvine, California. Greeted with tree-toppling 33 mile per hour winds, wider-than-ever roads, and a […]

Culture

A Day In the Life of a Recruiting Coordinator at AppDynamics

The Recruiting Coordinators at AppDynamics not only schedule interviews, they directly impact the whole talent acquisition experience. They are the first smiling face to welcome candidates to their interview once they come onsite, sharing the excitement and calming any pre-interview nerves. Throughout the interview process, they ensure that the candidate has a great experience, is […]

Culture

Meet our Dallas Leadership Team

Hey friends! I’m Allie Ridge, one of AppDynamics’ new Sales Recruiters. I started about 3 months ago and am already having a blast heading up our Inside Sales team in the Dallas Office! One of our biggest initiatives is growing the Inside Sales Team here in Dallas and I’m ecstatic to be supporting such a […]