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February 03, 2015 08:00 ET

AppDynamics Appoints Kalyan Ramanathan as Vice President of Product Marketing

Crittercism, Opsware & HP Veteran Brings Extensive Mobile and IT Operations Experience to AppDynamics

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 3, 2015) - AppDynamics, the application intelligence company, today announced that Kalyan Ramanathan has joined the company as vice president of product marketing. Ramanathan brings over 20 years of experience in software and marketing to AppDynamics. He most recently served as chief marketing officer at Crittercism, a provider of mobile application performance management (mAPM) solutions. Ramanathan brings to AppDynamics a deep understanding of the mobile ecosystem and the broader IT operations market.

Prior to Crittercism, Ramanathan served as vice president of marketing at Electric Cloud, a DevOps automation leader, and as senior director of product marketing at Opsware/HP, where he oversaw marketing for HP's data center automation and application performance management suite. Prior to Opsware, Ramanathan led product marketing and product management at Collation (acquired by IBM) and Portal Software (acquired by Oracle). Ramanathan began his career at Intel and has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

"Today's businesses depend on software applications to drive growth and efficiencies in the marketplace," said Ramanathan. "AppDynamics, with its proven, integrated suite of application and mobile performance and analytics solutions, is in a unique position to provide the intelligence to optimize all aspects of application engagement and revenue. I am thrilled to join the AppDynamics team and bring these game-changing solutions to the market." 

"As we continue to transform the enterprise software market with our powerful application intelligence platform, we are scaling up the team with recognized industry leaders that bring a track record of functional and domain-area success," said Jyoti Bansal, founder and CEO at AppDynamics. "Ramanathan joins us at a time when applications are now central to the business success of the customers we serve, and mobile has reached the tipping point of being critical to the customer experience. I am thrilled to have a stellar and seasoned product marketing executive such as Ramanathan join our executive team to help lead this important effort. He has over 20 years experience in bringing ground-breaking new technologies to market, and that's exactly what we look forward to him doing here at AppDynamics."

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