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, 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 […]

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 […]

APM, 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 […]

APM, AIOps, 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 […]

APM, AIOps, 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 […]

News, Product

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 […]

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 […]

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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 […]