Matt Chotin

Matt Chotin

Matt Chotin is Sr. Director of Developer Initiatives at AppDynamics, charged with leading AppDynamics products to better support developers in improving performance and achieving business outcomes. Prior to AppDynamics, Matt held product leadership roles at Chegg and Adobe and co-founded his own startup.



Engineering, Product

How to Monitor Code You Didn’t Write

Almost no one writes all their own code. Whether you are an engineer in IT operations or a developer, you are most likely working with code written by someone outside your organization. As a result, one question we hear repeatedly is how do you monitor third-party code? The answer is that it depends whether you […]




Engineering

The Human Masterminds Behind AI at AppDynamics

A renown data scientist at Bell Laboratories, Tian Bu was ready for a new challenge in early 2015. But of all the places he imagined himself working, Cisco wasn’t on the list. Bu thought of Cisco as a hardware company whose business appeared to lack the very thing that mattered most to him—compelling problems that […]




Product

Fewer Bugs, Faster Releases: How APM Improves the Software Development Life Cycle

Breaking down a series of interdependent movements into discrete actions is often the first step to improving the performance of everything from professional orchestras to sports teams. And so it is with software. The Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) evolved out of an effort in the late 1960s to put formal quality processes in place […]




News

AppDynamics Partners with Harness to Help Customers Embrace Continuous Delivery

If you follow a typical playbook for digital transformation in the enterprise it will look something like this: Migrate from desktop apps to mobile apps Migrate from data centers to public/hybrid clouds Migrate from monolith applications to microservices architectures Migrate from waterfall/agile to continuous delivery Back in 2014 AppDynamics announced support for native mobile apps […]




News

Knowledge18 Is Here! Learn how AppDynamics and ServiceNow Work Together to Solve End User Issues

As the industry leader in application and business performance monitoring, AppDynamics is excited to sponsor ServiceNow Knowledge18, which runs May 7-10 in Las Vegas. Plan on going? Be sure to stop by booth 1526 and say hello! AppDynamics and ServiceNow have a long-lasting, powerful partnership. ServiceNow, by combining IT operations and IT service management on […]




Engineering

Getting Started with Containers and Microservices

Get Ahead of Microservices and Container Proliferation with Robust App Monitoring Containers and microservices are growing in popularity, and why not? They enable agility, speed, and resource efficiency for many tasks that developers work on daily. They are light in terms of coding and interdependencies, which makes it much easier and less time consuming to […]




News

Tales from the Field: Application Performance and the Tax Bill

One of the benefits of a unified application performance solution is that it enables companies to prepare for the unexpected. But agreeing on the value of being prepared in the abstract and experiencing it directly can be two different things. On Friday, November 16, some of our customers in the health insurance industry began getting […]




Engineering

Top 3 Challenges of Adopting Microservices as Part of Your Cloud Migration

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,” – simply moving an existing application to a cloud platform – many businesses […]




Product

AppDynamics and NodeSource Team Up For Enterprise Node.js Monitoring

Node.js is a popular choice with application development teams due to its event-driven, non-blocking, flexible, lightweight and extensible framework which enables faster innovation and adoption of microservices. AppDynamics has supported monitoring of Node.js since 2014. It has been a cornerstone of our Unified Monitoring strategy providing visibility into end-to-end transactions, across disparate tiers and programming […]




News

AppDynamics and Atlassian Team Up to Make DevOps Better Together

Atlassian is an undisputed leader in providing tools for DevOps teams to plan, build, track, ship, and collaborate. That’s why we’re excited to announce our collaboration with Atlassian to provide stronger integrations between AppDynamics and multiple Atlassian tools, starting with an improved add-on for JIRA and AppDynamics extension that now supports AppDynamics Virtual War Room […]