Justin Vaughan-Brown

Justin Vaughan-Brown

Justin Vaughan-Brown is a regular content contributor on the digital transformation, DevOps and CIO agenda topics, is the author of three strategy papers, and has presented at several Gartner Symposiums and other major conferences worldwide.



News

NYC Summit Exhibitor Focus: IBM Z Systems

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 & APM at IBM.  AppD: Can you share some details of the partnership […]




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NYC Summit Exhibitor Focus: Apica

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’s formation? CC: Apica was founded out of the need […]




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NYC Summit Exhibitor Focus: Moogsoft

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 President of Moogsoft. AppD: How have you personally seen the role of […]




Engineering

10 Key Take-outs From a Proven Technology Leader

Specsavers CIO Phil Pavitt has worked for 18 companies in a stellar 35-year career in technology, across organisations as varied as Transport for London, Centrica, Aviva, and HMRC, the UK government department responsible for revenue and customs. Phil was a star speaker at the recent AppD Summit Europe, where he delivered a compelling and thought-provoking […]




Product

7 Steps to Great APM Dashboards

One of the most highly rated sessions at AppSphere 2016 and again this May at AppD Summit Europe was AppDynamics Senior Sales Engineer Andy Jackson’s dashboard top tips presentation. If you’re an AppDynamics customer, this is a not-to-be missed opportunity to learn how to create dashboards that inform and encourage action. Thought-provoking, educational, and entertaining, […]




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APM Experts Application Performance Interviewed on Sector Trends and More

Application Performance is a specialist APM consultancy and long-term AppDynamics partner. They’re a Platinum sponsor at AppD Summit Europe and I was delighted to interview partner Mick McGuinness ahead of the event. Can you tell me a little about Application Performance — history, focus, customer base? The company was founded in 2004 with the goal […]




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Hands-on Labs: Take Your APM Expertise to the Next Level

One of the more memorable sights from AppSphere 2016 in Las Vegas was the vast queue of delegates waiting to start their Hands-on Labs sessions. In fact, interest was so high that we accommodated some of our participating attendees into conference rooms just to handle the overflow traffic. If you’re based in Europe and are […]




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AppDynamics interviews container expert Liz Rice

I was delighted to spend time with container guru Liz Rice recently, ahead of the presentation Liz will deliver at AppD Summit Europe. There are over 460K Dockerized applications and more than 5 billion containers have been pulled so far. Why do you think containers as a concept have caught on so quickly? Containerization-related technologies […]




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Discover a smarter approach to driving business and application performance

The last few months have been very busy behind the scenes, but we’re now delighted to open registrations for the biggest AppDynamics event ever held outside of the U.S., AppD Summit Europe. We’re looking forward to hosting over a thousand delegates who will join us on May 3rd – 4th, 2017, at the InterContinental Hotel […]




Engineering

Dev and Ops Continue to Revisit Their Roles in the Enterprise in 2017

If there are two departments that have undergone huge changes in recent years, it’s development and operations, and 2017 looks likely to see this trend continue. What’s on the horizon for the often dev-centric DevOps teams and operations in particular? A test of faith for DevOps According to Gartner Research, DevOps is at the peak of […]