AppDynamics Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand 100 Winner
Recognized for creating new opportunities in on-demand software, cloud
computing, and SaaS.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AppDynamics, the next-generation
Application Performance Management solution that simplifies the management of
modern apps, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the
OnDemand Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership
amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are
likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. AppDynamics was
specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts
spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market
potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
AppDynamics and the OnDemand Top 100 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn's
OnDemand event on May 20^th, 2013, at Hewlett-Packard's Executive Briefing
Center in Palo Alto, CA.
This two-day exclusive event treats attendees to a high-level debate and
discourse on top trends and opportunities in the SaaS, cloud, on-demand, and
mobile enterprise sectors.
"The world of the cloud is beginning to live up to its promise of expanding
and enhancing almost every sector of the technology world. Public, private,
and hybrid, the cloud infrastructure companies that can provide the most
robust, always-on performance are the ones that are propelling us into a
completely new digital age," says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of
AlwaysOn. "This year's OnDemand 100 winners represent the companies that are
not only providing the space to develop daring, indispensible applications for
a growing and increasingly mobile universe, they're making sure that everyone
has their information, data, media, and apps whenever and wherever they happen
to be. The innovations these companies are developing goes beyond consumer,
beyond business enterprise—it's the future, in the palm of your hand, on your
desktop, in your car. The on-demand paradigm is computing, and the Global
Silicon Valley has never been more ready to take on its challenge.
The OnDemand 100 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology
companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry
insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month
selection process to finalize the 2013 list.
AppDynamics' solution, which is designed to supplant legacy enterprise APM
products through its ability to support distributed applications, agile
environments, and cloud deployments, has blazed a disruptive trail in the
marketplace: its customers include Netflix, Orbitz, Expedia, Glassdoor,
Expedia, Eurocar, and Overstock.com. In January 2013, the company raised $50
million from investors Instituational Venture Partners (IVP), Greylock
Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Lightspeed Venture Partners,
bringing its funding total to $86.5 million. AppDynamics was also voted the #1
Cloud Company to Work For by Forbes Magazine.
A full list of all the OnDemand 100 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn
"We're pleased to have made it through a competitive selection process to be
included OnDemand 2013 Top 100, and believe that judges recognized the
disruptive effect that AppDynamics has been having upon the Application
Performance Management industry," said Jyoti Bansal, Founder & CEO of
AppDynamics. "We are increasingly seeing enterprise organizations abandon
their obsolete technologies and embrace the ease-of-use that AppDynamics can
provide, which has caused the rate of our customer acquisition to accelerate
dramatically in the first part of 2013. We're proud to be a part of the Top
AppDynamics is the next-generation application performance management solution
that simplifies the management of complex, business-critical apps. No one can
stand slow applications—not IT Ops and Dev teams, not the CIO, and definitely
not end users. With AppDynamics, no one has to tolerate slow performing apps
ever again. AppDynamics customers include Netflix, Intuit, Time Warner Cable,
Priceline, Staples, Fox News, Roku, TiVo, Hotels.com, StubHub, Orbitz,
Edmunds.com, Taleo, and Cornell University. For more information, visit
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand connecting and informing the
entrepreneurial community in the Global Silicon Valley. Founded by Red Herring
founding editor, Tony Perkins in 2003, AlwaysOn's mission is to continue to
lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors,
bloggers, and advertisers like no other media brand.
SOURCE AppDynamics, Inc.
Contact: AppDynamics, Greg Howard, 415.442.8428, firstname.lastname@example.org
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