Rob Bolton

Rob Bolton

Rob is a Product Manager at AppDynamics, working with hundreds of customers over the last five years who use AppDynamics to gain visibility into their applications. Prior to AppDynamics, Rob worked in various roles at different technology companies like Akamai Technologies and Microsoft.


Product

The AppD Approach: One Size Agent Doesn’t Fit All

When it comes to deploying agents for your APM solution, a one-size-fits-all approach may sound tempting, but like most one-size solutions, they simply can’t hold up to the countless scenarios encountered in today’s enterprises.  We take a different approach at AppDynamics, providing intelligent agents tailored to your specific platform that provide a highly precise level […]




Engineering

Why Every PHP Application Should Use an OpCache

PHP 5.5 introduced opcode caching into the core via OPCache.  OPCache was previously known as Zend Optimizer+, and although free, was closed source. Zend decided to open source the implementation, and include it in the core PHP distribution. OPCache is also available as an extension through pecl, and is compatible all the way back to […]