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Cisco AppDynamics Is a Leader for the Ninth Time in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring

Thanks to you, our amazing employees, customers and partners, we’ve done it again. For the ninth year, AppDynamics is named a Leader in the Gartner…

By Linda Tong | April 13, 2021 |3 min read| Share

Cisco AppDynamics Is a Leader for the Ninth Time in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring

Thanks to you, our amazing employees, customers and partners, we’ve done it again. For the ninth year, AppDynamics is named a Leader in the Gartner…

Engineering

How to Develop a Winning DevOps Innovation Strategy

I recently had the privilege of speaking at DevOpsDays London 2019, the long-running DevOps conference which last month drew some 400 enthusiastic attendees, each keenly interested in software development and IT infrastructure operations. As a Solutions Engineer at AppDynamics, my presentation focused on the importance of application performance monitoring (APM) in a DevOps environment, and […]

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The App Attention Index 2019: The Era of the Digital Reflex

Digital services and applications have changed human behavior forever. People reach for their phone as soon as they wake up. They ask Alexa to turn on the lights. They tap Sonos to listen to their favorite music on Spotify. During nearly every waking moment of the day, people are interacting with a host of applications […]

Engineering, Product

Visual Completeness: Why Traditional Browser Metrics Are Insufficient

If you’re looking to improve user-perceived load times of your web app and need a benchmark metric to gauge your progress, this blog will explain how measuring visual completeness can help focus your efforts on the optimizations that matter most.  But before we delve deeper into the topic of visual completeness, let’s do a quick […]

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AppDynamics Awarded at SpringOne 2019

At AppDynamics, our customers rely on us to deliver comprehensive application performance insights for workloads running in on-premise, hybrid and especially private cloud scenarios. That is why we are thrilled to receive The Independent Software Vendor Agile Partner of the Year Award from Pivotal Software at the 2019 SpringOne Platform conference in Austin, TX. This […]

Take a Guided Tour of AppDynamics Application Performance Management

Accelerate your understanding of our product by taking the Guided Tour that walks you through key AppDynamics APM features and benefits. Take a tour

Product

AppDynamics Launches State & Local Government and Education Division (SLED)

IT organizations in state and local government and education are always striving to deliver high-quality digital services that offer positive, seamless experiences. That’s why AppDynamics has established its new SLED division—to help SLED organizations understand the connections between application performance, customer experience and business objectives to ensure the end-user has an optimal digital experience. Unparalleled […]

Product

The Major Paradigm Shift That’s Changing the IT Landscape

Applications are central to the way companies do business today. The problem businesses face is two-fold: not only is the application essential to the way they compete, but the competitive bar has been raised by the tech giants of the world—Google, Facebook, Netflix, et al.—who’ve evolved as design-led, cloud-native organizations that know how to iterate […]

Product

How the Finance Industry Uses APM to Avoid Costly Outages and Drive Customer Loyalty

IT infrastructure management in financial services looks very different from other industries. In this highly regulated space, concerns about security and uptime abound. And with good reason: millions of sensitive monthly — if not daily — transactions means there’s pretty much zero margin for error. And it makes sense. After all, your applications don’t just […]

Engineering

Slowdown is the New Outage (SITNO)

Common application outage sources have been addressed by implementing Agile, DevOps and CI/CD processes. The resulting increase in system uptime allows site reliability engineers (SREs) to move their focus onto tuning performance, and for good reason. While outage-driven news headlines can cause stock prices to plummet short term, the performance-driven reputation loss is a slow […]

Take a Guided Tour of AppDynamics Application Performance Management

Accelerate your understanding of our product by taking the Guided Tour that walks you through key AppDynamics APM features and benefits. Take a tour

News, Product

How to Future-Proof Your App Environment: The Four Plays for IT Success

As your enterprise IT infrastructure grows more distributed by the minute, you might know what it feels like to be treading water in an ocean of data. And you’re not alone. For most companies developing and monitoring apps to accommodate increasingly fragmented customer experiences, innovation comes with complexity in the form of fragmented data and […]

Product

3 Practical Applications of the Central Nervous System for IT

In a bid to meet customer demand, businesses today are innovating and scaling in faster, more cost-effective ways than ever before. But with this new scale and efficiency also comes greater operational complexity, reducing visibility across the entire technology stack. As a result, most organizations don’t fully understand the connection between the changes they make […]

Engineering

3 Key Challenges to Your DevOps Transformation

“Technology is easy, it’s people who are hard,” says Red Hat technology evangelist Gordon Haff. That certainly seemed to be the case for organizations undertaking a DevOps transformation. Here are three key issues to focus on.  1) You May Fail  Just how difficult is a DevOps transformation? Seventy-five percent of DevOps initiatives through 2020 will […]

News

MIT Review: Global Business Leaders Turning to AIOps to Drive IT Performance

When a U.S. company experiences an application outage, the average cost to the business is well over $400,000. So it makes sense that both IT and business leaders would do everything in their power to avoid such costly outages. Yet, in a recent global survey of more than 6,000 IT leaders, 97% of respondents reported that their organization […]

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AppDynamics Accelerates AWS App Migration for Enterprise Customers with 300% Growth of Cloud-native Architecture Adoption

We have seen tremendous demand for our cloud expertise and end-to-end application performance monitoring solution for AWS that uniquely provides holistic visibility into the entire application architecture. In addition to driving sales in new regions across Europe and Asia, our AWS Marketplace business achieved over 300 percent growth with eight times more transactions this year over […]

The App Attention Index 2021

Who takes the rap for the app? That’s the question we answer in our latest report. Don't miss it.   Download your copy now

Product

AppDynamics Provides Comprehensive Observability through Serverless APM for AWS Lambda

Serverless computing burst onto the cloud scene with the promise of transforming cloud operating models, taking the pay-as-you-go economics of the cloud to their logical extreme with consumption-based billing. Simply put, if your code doesn’t run, you don’t pay. AWS Lambda, Amazon’s serverless compute offering, has seen explosive growth since its launch in 2014. The […]

Product

Monitoring PCF at Scale: Drinking from the Loggregator Firehose

AppDynamics monitoring for Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) provides a simplified view into PCF infrastructure, enabling operators to proactively address issues that impact the performance of the platform and the apps running on it. The Risk of Information Overload Knowing what to monitor in a PCF deployment can be a challenge. PCF leverages a number of […]