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 […]

Don’t Fear DevOps: How to Overcome Anxiety and Build a Winning Strategy

As AppDynamics’ Technical Evangelist for Analytics and Business Intelligence, Marco Coulter is passionate about the interaction between humans and technology. A former startup CTO, Marco progressed from operator to leadership roles at CSC, CA Technologies and 451 Research. He earned the nickname “the tech whisperer” for his ability to translate business drivers for a technical audience and […]

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 […]

Soundbites: Lessons on Navigating Digital Transformation from Top IT Leaders

Technology has become intrinsic to our daily lives. From the way we travel, shop, commute, and consume entertainment, there’s no disputing that we live in a digital world. And no one knows this better than the businesses that are delivering the services we’ve become so dependent on. These consumer-facing organizations are under immense pressure to […]

Successfully Deploying AIOps, Part 1: Deconstructing MTTR

Somewhere between waking up today and reading this blog post, AI/ML has done something for you. Maybe Netflix suggested a show, or DuckDuckGo recommended a website. Perhaps it was your photos application asking you to confirm the tag of a specific friend in your latest photo. In short, AI/ML is already embedded into our lives. […]

Why Your Business Needs a ‘Wrapper’ to Transform Itself

How do you treat your most precious items? Chances are you wrap them up nicely to protect  them for longevity. Since your applications are the most precious items to your business, consider wrapping them with a solution that protects them for the long haul. Modern applications are changing the way we conduct our day-to-day lives. […]

Migrating to AWS Without Losing (Too Much) Sleep

As my fellow CIOs are well aware, the rapid changes to our digital economy can seem daunting. Despite the challenges of our digital world, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchisor, executed a significant digital transformation requiring change from our North American hotel owners that ultimately enabled them to provide better service to […]

IT Leaders Reveal 6 Key Trends Driving Digital Transformation in the Enterprise

The future of information technology is happening right now. And, as the IT industry continues to change at a rapid pace, the decisions that enterprise companies make today will have the potential to establish them as leaders in the space tomorrow. As part of the recent AppDynamics U.S. Global Tour, we had the opportunity to […]

Turning Digital Transformation into Digital Dexterity

The goal of digital dexterity is to build a flexible, agile workplace and workforce invested in the success of the organization. This dexterity allows the enterprise to treat employees like consumers—researching their challenges, goals and desired technologies—and then allowing the employees to exploit existing and emerging technologies for better business outcomes. This post advises line-of-business […]

Why DevOps Often Fails in FinServ

Financial services organisations are often late adopters of new technologies and methodologies. There are a number of reasons for this, some related to the way regulators and auditors operate in the industry, others to the difficulties of replacing old systems and practices, which often scale to such levels that it’s not always feasible to replace […]

6 Ways CIOs Can Drive Digital Transformation and Lead Their Companies Toward Revenue

Growing a digital business is essential for virtually every enterprise across every industry. Large enterprises and small businesses alike are digitizing their internal and customer-facing processes and services to increase efficiency, scale their businesses, and collect meaningful data. Yet, while many companies have launched digital services to collect data, we haven’t fully tapped into the […]

Digital transformation: Two words don’t fit all, or do they?

It’s only two simple words, but in the increasingly complex, customer-centric enterprise IT landscape, it’s a phrase that carries multiple meanings — to the point where some would probably observe, tongue-in-cheek, that it doesn’t mean anything anymore. It’d be hard to argue that “digital transformation” hasn’t been pushed into buzzword territory by those of us […]

Digital Transformation in the Construction Industry

Construction has been called the science of the practical. While designers and governmental bodies argue over the limits of the possible, leaders in the construction industry have simply continued to build along the most efficient path. Construction was one of the last industries to get onboard with digital transformation, according to McKinsey’s study on “Imagining […]