Tom Levey

About Tom Levey

Tom Levey is a Tech Evangelist at AppDynamics in EMEA. Tom is responsible for promoting best practices of application performance and has spent the past 7 years helping organisations to build robust APM technology strategies. He is an adrenaline junky who loves speed and hopes one day all applications will be able to keep up.

What’s new in the Summer 2014 release for the Exec Team

As part of our recent release announcement, AppDynamics has improved the functionality for application owners that are concerned with the high-level impact of performance on the applications they oversee.  In this blog we’ll take a look at some exciting functionality of the Application Intelligence platform that delivers value for application owners. Application analytics (beta) With […]

Lifting the Lid on the App Economy [INFOGRAPHIC]

Here at AppDynamics we know just how much everybody hates when their mobile apps crash. So we created an infographic to highlight just how frustrating it can be!  We surveyed 1,000 mobile app users in the UK on what happens when their apps aren’t performing as they should. If an app crashes, stalls, or just […]

A New Breed of Actionable Analytics

Data is dumb but we can’t seem to get enough of it these days. An entire industry has evolved to make sense of the massive amounts of data being generated every day. Massive data collection by itself does not guarantee the context required to solve business and IT problems… If we are smart about data, […]

Why BSM Fails to Provide Timely Business Insight

Business Service Management (BSM) projects have always had a reputation for over promising and under delivering. Most people know BSM as the alleged “manager of managers,” or “single source of truth.” According to the latest ITIL definition, BSM is described as:  “The management of business services delivered to business customers.” Like much of ITIL this […]

IT holds more business influence than they realise

A ‘well oiled’ organization is one where IT and the rest of the business are working together and on the same page. In order to achieve this there needs to be good communication, and for good communication there needs to be a common language. In most organizations, while IT are striving to achieve their goal […]

Introducing Real-Time Business Metrics

I’ve been looking forward to writing this blog for some time.  I have worked with many enterprise customers to document the pain they solved using AppDynamics and a common question I always ask is “What was the actual business impact of that slowdown or outage?”, the result is that most customers guesstimate the revenue impact […]

Monitoring the Real End User Experience

Web application performance is fundamentally associated in the mind of the end user; with a brands reliability, stability, and credibility. Slow or unstable performance is simply not an option when your users are only a click away from taking their business elsewhere. Understanding your users, the locations they are coming from, and the devices/browsers they […]