SAN FRANCISCO – March 18, 2019 – AppDynamics, a Cisco company and the leader in application intelligence, today announced it has been named a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring *. This is the seventh time in a row it has been recognized in this report.
Thousands of customers, including hundreds of the Global 2000, trust AppDynamics’ unified application and business monitoring platform for their critical application and business transactions. Together with Cisco, AppDynamics is at the forefront of businesses’ digital transformation journeys, providing visibility and insight into complex environments and automating IT tasks to free up resources to drive new innovation.
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“Every employee at AppDynamics is dedicated to making sure our customers thrive in a digital-first world by giving them deep visibility into the broadest array of technologies – from bleeding edge cloud platform capabilities to legacy mainframe systems. AppDynamics helps manage multi-cloud environments efficiently and gives you unique insight into how technology decisions impact your key business outcomes,” said David Wadhwani, CEO, AppDynamics. “As the largest and fastest growing company in the APM market, we’re helping thousands of customers automate previously costly and repetitive tasks and providing the tools needed to start their journey to a true AIOps mindset.”
To address the rising complexity in IT environments and the rapid changes in the technologies modern businesses are using, AppDynamics has delivered innovations built to empower Agents of Transformation, the IT leaders driving the technological and cultural change needed to drive digital-first organizations.
New Integrations and Increased Investment from Cisco
AppDynamics has been thriving inside of Cisco with expanded investment, including increased R&D spend by more than 80 percent. Recently, AppDynamics and Cisco delivered the first ever integration between an Application Performance Monitoring platform and a Software Defined Network platform with AppDynamics for Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure. This creates a bridge between DevOps teams and infrastructure teams to help ensure fewer problems and faster resolution.
“The atomic unit of digital transformation is increasingly the application, which is why AppDynamics is integral to Cisco,” said Anuj Kapur, chief strategy officer, Cisco. “Over the years, we’ve witnessed a broad cross-section of companies put the application front and center on their journey toward hybrid-IT and multi-cloud. Important to our strategy, AppDynamics provides strong coordination of the application and infrastructure layers, and enables IT teams to manage the growing levels of complexity and minimize risk as they transform their environments.”
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*Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring, Charley Rich, Federico De Silva, Sanjit Ganguli, 14 March 2019.
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