Press Release

AppDynamics Strong Business Momentum Continued in Fiscal Year 2015 — Annual Bookings Double to over $150 Million

Growth fueled by broad-based demand for the company’s SaaS and on-premise software; More than 20 customers each signed up to more than one million dollar commitments in the year

SAN FRANCISCO – FEBRUARY 17, 2015 – AppDynamics, the application intelligence company, today announced continued dramatic growth across every key aspect of its business. In the fiscal year ending January 31, 2015, annual bookings doubled to more than $150 million, fueled by broad-based demand for the company’s SaaS and on-premise software. By every important metric, the year’s results underscore the continued and rapid rise in demand for application intelligence, the continued emergence of AppDynamics as the leader in the category, and strength among a wide range of enterprise customers and vertical markets.

The company enjoyed broad validation and acceptance within leading enterprises in nearly every industry and across geographies, while average deal size also increased significantly. New deals in the fourth quarter alone included Citizens Bank, FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority), Jack Henry & Associates, TomTom, Amgen, BECU, Europcar Information Services, Talktalk Telecom Group, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, Adidas, The Hut Group, HCL Technologies, Sterling Backcheck, Fiserv, Pearson Education, Vanderbilt University, eHarmony, Steria, Carnival, Nike, Audatex North America, CGI, Manpower France, DirecTV, JetBlue Airways, AutoTrader.com, Standard & Poor's, and Amadeus France.

“This has been a tremendously gratifying year in many ways as we continue to address the issues and challenges of today’s modern software-defined business with our innovative and transformative Application Intelligence Platform,” said Jyoti Bansal, founder and CEO of AppDynamics. “In every aspect of our business, from product innovation and customer adoption across nearly every industry, especially finance, retail and healthcare, to the increasing deal size our valued customers are entrusting to us, to the incredibly talented group of employees we are attracting to join us on our journey to being the next great software company, this has been a truly break-out and banner year for AppDynamics. I couldn’t be more pleased with our continued business momentum and year-end results.”

Fiscal Year Highlights:

Industry-Leading Product Innovation

  • AppDynamics Fall ’14 Release was made generally available. The enhanced version includes a new Virtual War Room, support for complex transactions, additional platform support, unified database monitoring, a massively scalable data store, and more.

  • The company introduced Application Analytics, its powerful new solution delivering real-time IT operations analytics and business impact analytics from complex, distributed application environments. Application Analytics automatically collects meaningful data with complete business context from across the entire application stack, no matter how complex or distributed.

  • AppDynamics announced free forever mobile crash analytics and a self-service freemium version of Mobile Real-User Monitoring for collecting mobile application behavioral analytics and managing the 24/7 performance of mobile applications and websites in real time.

  • AppDynamics Summer ’14 Release brought brings customers sophisticated new data visualizations and big data techniques for behavioral-learning and stream processing, and added a host of other enhancements to the AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform.

  • The company’s Spring ’14 Release included enhanced support for apps built in Java, .NET and PHP, as well as new support for apps built in Node.js and Scala, two fast-growing and popular languages for building modern, responsive apps.

Technology and Solution Partner Expansion and Success

  • Appdynamics announced integration certification from ServiceNow which delivers a powerful solution for integration of application performance data into service management workflows.

  • AppDynamics offered new native support for a widening array of technologies and frameworks including Typesafe, MongoDB, Mulesoft, Hadoop, Couchbase and Cassandra through our Extensible API framework.  

Executive Appointments, Market Momentum and Recognized Technology & Business Leadership

  • The company welcomed former McAfee chairman of the board Chuck Robel to its board of directors.


The AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform is a comprehensive solution enabling companies to maximize business performance. The platform embraces three core principles:

  • See everything with Unified Monitoring. AppDynamics enables an integrated view of real-time user experience, application performance and infrastructure capacity.

  • Act fast with DevOps Collaboration. AppDynamics provides the ability to isolate, resolve and automate the resolution of application infrastructure bottlenecks -- in production.

  • Know the business impact with Application Analytics. AppDynamics enables deep real-time analytics to help businesses make better decisions, and create bigger impact -- all with certainty and confidence.

The platform is designed and architected to give business users the certainty that their business is running at its best, to give IT the operational visibility and control they need, and to give end users the great experiences they’ve come to expect and demand.


To learn more about AppDynamics’ momentum news, please read the company blog here.

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AppDynamics is the Application Intelligence company. With AppDynamics, enterprises have real-time insights into application performance, user performance and business performance so they can move faster in an increasingly sophisticated, software-driven world. Our integrated suite of products is built on our innovative, enterprise-grade App iQ Platform that enables our customers to make faster decisions that enhance customer engagement and improve operational and business performance. AppDynamics is uniquely positioned to enable enterprises to accelerate their digital transformations by actively monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing complex application environments at scale which has led to proven success and trust with the Global 2000. For more information, visit appdynamics.com.


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