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AppDynamics Named a “Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites for Fourth Year in a Row

AppDynamics is positioned furthest on the “Completeness of Vision” axis for the second year in a row

SAN FRANCISCO - December 21, 2015AppDynamics, a leading application intelligence company, today announced that, for the fourth consecutive year, it has been named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites. In addition to being named a Leader, the company was positioned furthest to the right on the “Completeness of Vision” axis for the second year in a row. Evaluation criteria for Completeness of Vision includes market understanding, marketing strategy, sales strategy, product strategy, business model, vertical and industry strategy, innovation, and geographic strategy.

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“We believe Gartner’s assessment is a validation of our strengths and vision,” said David Wadhwani, AppDynamics president and CEO. “Every business is dealing with the challenges and opportunities of digital transformation. AppDynamics’ enterprise customers in every major industry — financial services, insurance, retail, healthcare, media and entertainment, to name just a few — count on AppDynamics to increase the performance and reliability of their applications. Our solution reduces costs through automation and increases revenue through improved user experience.”

Jyoti Bansal, AppDynamics’ founder, executive chairman and chief strategist, said, “Our mission is to deliver the next-generation Application Intelligence Platform, architected for today’s modern, complex, andhighlydistributed applications. Our solution dramatically simplifies performance management and captures real-time, contextualized operational analytics that can help businesses become more efficient and profitable. We feel being recognized as a leader by Gartner for the fourth consecutive year validates that our feature-rich, highly scalable solutions are meeting the needs of today’s agile, software-defined enterprises.”

AppDynamics is one of today's fastest-growing enterprise software companies, and expanded its Application Intelligence Platform over the last year to include offerings such as Unified Monitoring and Application Analytics. Its solutions have now been adopted by more than1,600 enterprise customers, includingsome of the largest banks, retailers, media and entertainment companies, and SaaS providers worldwide. Inthelast year, the number of employees grew from approximately 500 to over 850. The company has a presence in more than a dozen countries, including Australia, Brazil, France, Germany, India, Japan, Mexico, Singapore, United Kingdom, and the United States. AppDynamics recently appointed David Wadhwani, former head of Adobe’s Digital Media Business Unit, as its new president and chief executive officer.

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Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites, December 17, 2015


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