James Barfield

James Barfield

James Barfield is a Lead Demo Architect for the Sales Enablement team of AppDynamics. He is responsible for leading the design, creation, and updating of demo applications within the Sales Enablement Group's global demo platform.



Engineering

Hands Off My Docker Containers: Dynamic Java Instrumentation in Three Easy Steps

Many AppDynamics customers have challenges with modifying startup scripts or updating images in order to inject Java agents, especially in a containerized environment. Other customers might not want to change their build process or completely restructure their projects just to try out a monitoring solution. Fortunately, there are ways to instrument Java applications without having […]




Product

Migrating from Docker Compose to Kubernetes

The AppDynamics Demo Platform never sleeps. It is a cloud-based system that hosts a number of applications designed to help our global sales team demonstrate the many value propositions of AppDynamics. Last fall, we added several new, larger applications to our demo platform. With these additions, our team started to see some performance challenges with […]