Accelerate Your Digital Business with AppDynamics Winter ‘17 Product Release

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…

By Amit Sharma | November 1, 2017 | Share

Accelerate Your Digital Business with AppDynamics Winter ‘17 Product Release

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…

AppDynamics Welcomes Perspica to Cisco

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.…

By Bhaskar Sunkara October 19, 2017 | Share

2017 App Attention Index: 80% of Users Delete Apps Due to Poor Performance

Today’s consumers are now accustomed to lightning-fast digital experiences thanks to the high bar set by Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. Every second counts and…

By Prathap Dendi November 7, 2017 | Share

News, Engineering

IoT and the Age of the User

It’s come to be the number to guide us through the IoT revolution, and all the tech innovations driven by it: a projected 50 billion connected devices by 2020. Forbes wrote of retailers betting big on the Internet of Things, changes have been made to accommodate the impending wave of data and new protocols, and […]

Engineering, Product

Understanding the Momentum Behind .NET Core

Three years ago Satya Nadella took over as CEO of Microsoft, determined to spearhead a renewal of the iconic software maker. He laid out his vision in a famous July 10, 2014 memo to employees in which he declared that “nothing was off the table” and proclaimed his intention to “obsess over reinventing productivity and […]

Engineering, Product

The AppD Approach: Composing Docker Containers for Monitoring

Since its introduction four years ago, Docker has vastly changed how modern applications and services are built. But while the benefits of microservices are well documented, the bad habits aren’t. Case in point: As people began porting more of their monolithic applications to containers, Dockerfiles ended up becoming bloated, defeating the original purpose of containers. […]

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Product

Is Your App Performance Helping or Hindering the Bottom Line?

You’d be hard-pressed to find an IT leader who can say that they haven’t lost at least a night or two of sleep worrying about application performance. But in the modern enterprise, application performance issues are more than just an IT headache; they can easily devastate a company’s reputation—and bottom line—if allowed to spiral out […]

Culture, Engineering

Hackathoning with IoT, Blockchain, and AppDynamics

Early in the new year, AppDynamics hosted a hackathon to give employees a chance to explore technologies they were curious about, have fun, and build cross-functional relationships. I teamed up with a group of women who were interested in researching blockchain. Other members of the team included Balwinder Kaur, Nicole Hu, Audrey Nahrvar, Jeanie Oh, […]

News

Five Reasons to Meet AppDynamics at Cisco Live in Barcelona

Over 12,500 people attended Cisco Live in Europe last year, and we expect even more to make the journey to the show this year at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain between January 29th and February 2nd. Cisco Live is a huge event with a wealth of booths, sessions, and tracks to choose from. So, why should you make the […]

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Product

Getting Ready for Connected Enterprises: How We Built AppDynamics IoT Monitoring Platform

The AppDynamics End User Monitoring product has certainly evolved over time. It first launched in 2013 to monitor web applications running on browsers. Then, to address the shift of increasing mobile activity (thanks in large part to the introduction of the iPhone), we added support in 2014 to monitor iOS and Android applications. And now, […]

Engineering

Tales from the Field: Spectre, Meltdown, and Patching Performance

By now you’ve certainly heard of – or perhaps been impacted by – Meltdown and Spectre, two newly discovered vulnerabilities that affected nearly every modern processor. If not, you might want to take a moment and visit Meltdownattack.com for a good overview, and Ars Technica for some good examples of how the vulnerability affects processors. […]

Engineering, Product

Tales from the Field: Debugging Applications in Production with Information Points

Production debugging is one of the most difficult parts of the job for any software engineer and one of the most underrated problems faced by IT. Developers usually rely on logs to troubleshoot production issues. They go through hundreds of lines of logs, sorting through complex logic as their stress levels rise, acutely aware that […]

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Engineering, Product

The AppD Approach: Using Flame Graphs to Debug Node.js Apps

In my day job, I work to help people understand performance and reliability issues in distributed applications across a number of different technologies including Java, .NET, and Node.js. A few years ago, I started to see a rise in the adoption of Node.js, with some large organizations like PayPal making a major shift to the […]