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From Students to Engineers: Experience Built to Last

Over the course of their 12-week program, our interns were given a glimpse of life at AppDynamics. Entering the program wide-eyed and eager to learn beyond expectations, they were exposed to our culture of constant improvement and process optimization. From learning to write “cleaner” code to preparing presentations with our executive staff, their time spent […]

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Spotlight: Women of AppDynamics

Welcome back to our Women of AppDynamics series, our showcase of the female talent at AppDynamics. Here, we celebrate the women who serve as both architects for modern technology and role models to all young women. What is it really like to be a woman in tech? Is it possible to achieve success without being […]

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Spotlight: Women of AppDynamics

Welcome to our Women of AppDynamics series, a bimonthly showcase of the female talent at AppDynamics. While the likes of Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg are the icons of a male dominated tech industry, women are rapidly entering high-level tech positions. However, the number of female new graduates with a Computer Science degree is not […]

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Spotlight: Women of AppDynamics

With the tech industry growing at its remarkable pace, it justifiably comes with a concentrated talent pool including some of the world’s brightest innovators and game changers. Diversity and inclusion efforts has become, more than ever, a prioritized mission for every technology company. AppDynamics increased our female hires by 40% this year alone. While we’re […]

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Women in Technology SoulCycle was a huge success!

Despite the craziness of San Francisco’s 45th Annual Pride Celebration and Parade on Sunday, June 28, 2015, AppDynamics celebrated an event of our own. AppDynamics help a Women in Technology (WiT) event and united 53 women from various Bay Area Tech Companies came together to ride as one towards an equal workforce. We decided that SoulCycle […]

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Aspire. Inspire. Perspire. Women in Tech (WiT) meets SoulCycle

Women in Technology is a hot topic that has gained a lot of traction over the past few years, specifically in the Bay Area, where the deficit of women is noticeable in almost every office you set foot in. As people and companies come together to solve the issue, one thing has become crystal clear: […]

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AppDynamics Women in Technology (WiT) Group

AppDynamics started its “Women In Technology” community group about two years ago, on a sunny and warm July afternoon. After a couple months of informal conversations, we decided this was an effort we needed to focus on as a company, and set up our first official meeting. For the first couple of months, we discussed […]

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#AppDCares Philanthropy

Eight months ago we set out to start a philanthropy program from the ground up.  While it has been a recent edition to the AppDynamics culture, it has had a huge impact in its infant stage. For the past three years, we’ve participated in San Francisco Adopt-A-Family. From the beginning of FY15, AppDynamics offered employees […]

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Everything’s Bigger in Texas — Including AppDynamics!

It’s a great day to be an AppDynamo in Texas! This morning we opened our Dallas office with President Joe Sexton to personally welcome each employee with a warm handshake, cup of coffee and breakfast. This evening we had CFO Walter Berger host a town hall, followed by food and drinks for our amazing Dallas […]

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AppDynamics wins Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award for Best Places to Work in 2014

I’m happy to announce that AppDynamics has been selected to win Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award for Best Medium-Sized Companies to Work For in 2014! At AppDynamics we strive to foster a strong company culture that nurtures and inspires our employees, and this award – which is based on anonymous survey responses from real AppDynamics employees – shows […]