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We are excited to announce full support for Java 9 as part of our Winter ‘17 product release. Java 9 introduces some interesting features such as incubator support for HTTP/2 and making the G1 Garbage Collector (GC) the default GC for the Java virtual machine (JVM). But the most fundam...
AppDynamics’ 2017 App Attention Index found that 32 percent of consumers have taken their online business elsewhere due to a poor digital experience. But what do you do when you’re an employee and your company’s internal applications perform poorly – and you can’t take your busin...
Over the last few years, the Internet of things (IoT) has become a trending phrase for consumers and a top priority for businesses embarking on their digital transformation. Even with the growth and interest in IoT however, the meaning can still confuse people. So, what is IoT? IoT ...
Over the last few years, we have seen an evolution in application topologies. For example, when AppDynamics first started monitoring applications 10 years ago, a business application was relatively self-contained, with the corresponding tiers and nodes representing the majority of the ...
As the enterprise world continues to move from multiple store locations to multiple clouds, the call for IT leadership and application owners to work more closely with business owners has become critical. After all, at a digital-first enterprise, those responsible for building and main...
This blog post is a developer’s perspective on how using our own AppDynamics software has helped us find and fix performance-related issues – and how other developers can do the same.  One of the most challenging aspects of developing cloud-based platforms is scalability. As we i...
Progress bars inching forward ever so slowly. Confusing application layouts. Downloader’s remorse. These are a few of my least favorite things, and I’m sure your customers share similar sentiments. In our digital-centric world, applications have become the modern storefront for nearly ...
Both buyers and businesses love Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The online retail demand however is not limited to just those two days. It often stretches from days prior to Black Friday and after Christmas. This year, Forrester predicts that online holiday sales in the United States wi...
Metrics-oriented thinking is key to continuous improvement – and a core tenant of any agile or DevOps philosophy. Metrics are factual and once agreed upon, these facts are used to drive discussions and methods. They also allow for a collaborative effort to execute decisions that ...
Digitization has transformed the way customers buy and use products. There has been a tectonic shift in customer expectations regarding product availability (measured by service level management) and product performance (measured by experience level management). According to a 2017 Sta...
More and more distributed apps are being deployed in the private, hybrid, and public clouds, and the performance of these apps is becoming increasingly critical for enterprises. In fact, the AppDynamics 2017 App Attention Index highlights the modern day consumer demand for speed and co...
AppDynamics is known for viewing application performance data through the lens of business transactions. With the launch of Business iQ, we provided a real-time solution for business owners to identify, analyze, and report key business metrics, along with APM metrics. The primary goal ...
What an incredible year it has been so far at AppDynamics. From our almost-IPO to our $3.7 billion acquisition by Cisco, and most recently – the unveiling of our vision to enable CIOs to drive business strategy and growth (read more here). It has been the most exciting year of my...
In just three months European banking will undergo a seismic shift brought on by a regulatory event known as the revised Payment Services Directive. Starting in mid-January, banks and other financial institutions will be required to make customer account information available to approv...
When it comes to deploying agents for your APM solution, a one-size-fits-all approach may sound tempting, but like most one-size solutions, they simply can’t hold up to the countless scenarios encountered in today’s enterprises.  We take a different approach at AppDynamics, provi...
Last month at AppD Summit New York, we unveiled the latest innovations in our Business iQ and App iQ platforms, paving the way for a new era of the CIO and digital business. Delivering on this vision, we’re excited to announce the general availability of AppDynamics’ Winter ‘17 Release...
The App Attention Index 2017 See what keeps users interested — and what turns them off — in this must-read report. The post Ad: The App Attention Index 2017 appeared first on Application Performance Monitoring Blog | AppDynamics.
Take a Guided Tour of AppDynamics Application Performance Management Accelerate your understanding of our product by taking the Guided Tour that walks you through key AppDynamics APM features and benefits. The post Ad: Take a tour appeared first on Application Performance Monitoring Bl...
The application and the business have converged. In fact, the performance of your business is now inseparable from the performance of your apps. Customers who are connected to the code you write or the applications and infrastructure you manage demand a flawless experience, and they ar...
Changing the Way People Think about Business Performance from the Packet Flow to the Customer Experience This morning, Cisco announced the intent to acquire Perspica. First and foremost, I’d like to extend a warm welcome to Perspica’s employees joining the Cisco and the AppDynamics tea...
Blackberries, Blockbusters and AS400s ruled supreme back when we were building the company nine years ago. At this time, most phones didn’t have GPS, most shopping was in person and most computing happened in one place. It seemed like much simpler times, right? Yet massive disruption w...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Abbas Haider Ali, CTO of xMatters.  AppD: What issues was xMatters founded...
AppD Summit New York is in just three short days on October 19th and we couldn’t be more excited for the largest and most influential AppD Summit yet. If you haven’t registered, time is running short for a full day of learning, networking and fun. We’ll kick things off with our morning...
Today’s enterprises, built upon legacy systems, continue to innovate. During their Symposium last week (October 1st-5th), the most significant gathering of CIOs in the world, Gartner said that legacy systems will continue to underpin the digital transformation in the enterprise. ...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Blaine Pryce, Vice President of Sales, Column Technologies. AppD: Why do c...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Joe McCann, CEO, NodeSource. AppD: Where do you think node.js is currently...
IDC estimates 60% of worldwide enterprises are migrating existing applications to the cloud. With the promise of greater flexibility, a reduction in overhead, and the potential for significant cost savings, it’s a logical decision. But instead of performing a “lift and shift,” – ...
We’re less than two weeks away from our October 19th AppD Summit event in New York City. From renowned IT thought leaders and innovative breakout sessions — not to mention the unique and scenic venue at Pier 36 — attendees are in for a day full of cutting edge information and exciting ...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Assaf Resnick, CEO of BigPanda. (The image above shows how BigPanda’s powe...
Apple announced their latest phones during their September 12 event at the Steve Jobs theatre. The biggest news was the release of iPhone X and its use of FaceID technology. As expected, consumers, analysts, and Apple fans alike are quite excited. From a developer perspective, however,...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Charles Crouchman, Chief Technology Officer of Turbonomic.  AppD: What was...
This blog series highlights how we use our own products to test our events service which currently ingests more than three trillion events per month. With fast iterations and deliverables, testing has always been a continuously evolving machine — and a reason why AppDynamics is alignin...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Nathan Brice, Senior Offering Manager, Z Systems Monitoring & AP...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance in this Exhibitor Series. We’re excited to share our latest Q&A with Carmen Carey, CEO of Apica. AppD: What was the impetus behind Apica’...
Today, enterprises worldwide are moving towards a cloud-first strategy with the promise of benefits like agility, scalability, and innovation-at-speed. However, migrating to the cloud can also present issues with security, compliance, performance, and more. As a result, it’s critical f...
In anticipation of our New York City Summit Event on October 19th, we’re excited to launch our Exhibitor Series, highlighting some of the great partners who will be in attendance. To kickoff the series, we conducted a Q&A with Mike Silvey, Co-founder and Executive Vice Presid...
Our summer internship has come to an end. Our interns put in hard work this summer across their different departments and have made quite an impact here at AppDynamics. While we’re sad they’re making their way back to school, we know they are taking many important lessons with them. In...
By most definitions, with just 26 keywords, a terse spec, and a commitment to orthogonal features, Go is a simple language. Go programmers are expected to use the basic building blocks offered by the language to compose more complex abstractions. Over time, best-in-class solutions to f...
  It’s Friday, July 28th, 2017, 7 PM, and I’m sitting down to start writing this blog post. It’s the last day of the quarter and I’ve just finished week six of my eleven-week summer internship at AppDynamics. Realizing that I’ve passed the halfway point, I figured now was as good ...
IDG research* suggests nearly a third of employees who resolve disruptions reside in application development teams. These developers are regularly challenged to deliver business critical applications that provide the best possible user experience with high reliability. While there are ...