A Guide to Performance Challenges with AWS EC2: Part 1

Amazon Web Services (AWS) revolutionized production application deployments through elastic scalability and an hourly payment plan. Companies can pay for the infrastructure that they need for any given hour of the day, scaling up to meet high user demand during peak hours and scaling down during off peak hours. One of the core components of […]

How AWS Views the Future of Enterprise IT [VIDEO]

Amazon Web Services pioneered cloud computing in 2008. Since then, they’ve learned a lot about what enterprises have done to meaningfully adopt the cloud to benefit their businesses. However, migrating to the cloud is often an exhausting process. Stephen Orban, Global Head of Enterprise Strategy at AWS, was one of the keynotes at AppDynamics AppSphere […]

Top 10 Tweets Seen at AWS re:Invent

What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas – except when you tweet about it. With more than 18,000 people in attendance at Amazon Web Services’ re:Invent – you can be sure there plenty of tweets. We highlighted a few of our favorites: 1.  That time it rained in Vegas…in October. Pretty sweet swag. The hoodie […]

Get Into the Cloud: AppDynamics at Amazon Web Services re:Invent

The AppDynamics and Amazon Web Services (AWS) relationship grows stronger each year, with marquee joint customers such as Nasdaq. Our Application Intelligence Platform continues to evolve enabling enterprises to manage their cloud applications more efficiently and gain complete visibility and control into an expanded set of AWS monitoring services, with an exclusive 60 day free […]

Monitoring Amazon SQS with AppDynamics

AppDynamics recently announced the support for applications running an expanded suite of services from Amazon Web Services (AWS). As many enterprises are migrating or deploying their new applications in the AWS Cloud, it is important to have deeper insight and control over the applications and the underlying infrastructure in order to ensure they can deliver […]

The Enterprise is Ready for the Cloud …

Recently, we here at AppDynamics have seen two major transformations in adoption of the public cloud. First is the adoption of the cloud for production workloads, and second is adoption of the cloud by large enterprises. Transformation 1: From Dev/Test/QA to Production Workloads Because dev/test cycles for applications have different capacity requirements at different times, […]

Dispatch from AppSphere #2: Transforming the Future

The AppSphere general sessions kicked off Monday afternoon with a full house in the beautiful Chelsea Theater at the Cosmopolitan. Joe Sexton, AppDynamics president of worldwide field operations, opened the afternoon sessions, followed by Founder and CEO Jyoti Bansal, who presented the Application Intelligence address. I couldn’t help but be struck by what a powerful […]

AppDynamics Now Offers More than 100 Extensions

At AppDynamics, it’s been our mission to equip enterprises with true Application Intelligence. As the expanded application ecosystem grows, many enterprises are using a combination of legacy, contemporary, and cutting-edge infrastructure components. So today we’re proud to announce we now integrate with over 100 extensions so users can leverage performance insights like never before. We […]

Gartner, IBM, + AWS keynotes announced for AppSphere 2014!

We are excited to announce that AppSphere 2014 will feature keynotes from Jonah Kowall, Research Vice President, IT Operations at Gartner; Lance Crosby, Chief Executive Officer of SoftLayer, an IBM Company; and Bill Platt, General Manager of Amazon Web Services.   Secure your seat for these must-see sessions at AppDynamics AppSphere 2014 — November 3-5, […]

Black Friday Horror Story Averted with Alerting and Monitoring

AppDynamics recently announced the launch of our Application Intelligence Platform, which is the underlying infrastructure that delivers our portfolio of products to customers. A key component of the Application Intelligence platform is the notion of extensibility – we can integrate with many of the existing tools you already have in place so you can leverage […]

Scaling our End User Monitoring Cloud

Why End User Monitoring? In a previous post, my colleague Tom Levey explained the value of Monitoring the Real End User Experience. In this post, we will dive into how we built a service to scale to billions of users. The “new normal” for enterprise web applications includes multiple application tiers communicating via a service-oriented […]