Welcome to Application-centric Server Monitoring

Application-centric. And business transaction-focused. These two qualities are the heart of what sets AppDynamics Server Monitoring apart from other server monitoring tools, and make it such an essential component of a unified monitoring solution. “Application-centric” in that it takes a top-down approach. Typical legacy approaches employ a bottom-up strategy, meaning that they ...Read More

Python Monitoring a Strong Wrap, Now Generally Available: Welcome To AppDynamics Pythonistas!

AppDynamics Python Application Monitoring is here, bringing the full capabilities of the AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform to Python applications: the real-time end-to-end visibility, the rapid and intuitive drill-down into root cause, the fast mean-time-to-resolution, the collaborative tools and more, all working toward superior application performance and user experience. Python has grown to ...Read More

Unified Monitoring: This Is What The Future Looks Like

Seven years ago, when we founded this company, we had a vision of “one solution to rule them all” for software monitoring and application intelligence — one comprehensive platform that would capture user experience on any device, anywhere; trace business transaction performance across an entire application ecosystem; equip teams to quickly identify ...Read More

How Does Synthetic Fit Into Your Monitoring Strategy?

If you have a real-user monitoring program in place — our AppDynamics Browser Real-User Monitoring or Mobile Real-User Monitoring solutions, for example — do you really need synthetic monitoring? After all, real-user tells you just what kind of experience your users are having, and that’s what you really want to know, right? ...Read More

Market Insights: Gartner APM Market Share Analysis

This kicks off Market Insights, a new series of posts I will be writing, focused on thought leadership research coming from the press, bloggers and analysts covering the APM and other associated markets. Let’s start off by breaking down some market data from Gartner to understand where the growth is coming from ...Read More

Top 5 Performance Problems in .NET Applications

The last couple articles presented an introduction to Application Performance Management (APM) and identified the challenges in effectively implementing an APM strategy. This article builds on these topics by reviewing five of the top performance problems you might experience in your .NET application. Specifically this article reviews the following:       Synchronization and ...Read More

Five reasons why BAM and CEP have failed you

Back in 2005, the concept Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) was coined by Gartner to capture the requirement of visibility into business operations. BAM delivered this visibility through aggregation and summarization of information around business activities. The BAM solution would capture event data, aggregate them into a single store, apply some context on ...Read More

5 tips to ensure optimal performance of Node.js apps

In this software-defined world, where enterprises are delivering most of their services via web applications and mobile apps, it is very important for them to ensure their customers are getting excellent experience. Node.js is rapidly becoming one of the most popular platforms for building fast and scalable web and mobile applications. The Infographic, ...Read More

Aspire. Inspire. Perspire. Women in Tech (WiT) meets SoulCycle

Women in Technology is a hot topic that has gained a lot of traction over the past few years, specifically in the Bay Area, where the deficit of women is noticeable in almost every office you set foot in. As people and companies come together to solve the issue, one thing has ...Read More

CIO’s Main Responsibility: Innovation Catalyst [PODCAST]

Recently, we had a guest post by Brandon Bichler of Elixirr. He discussed how the role of the CIO has transformed to be the epicenter of innovation within their company.  As new C-level roles emerge, such as the Chief Digital Officer (CDO), the IT budget allocated to the CIO is severely diminished. ...Read More