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AppDynamics' Jyoti Bansal Named "Best CEO" by San Francisco Business Times in Annual Tech & Innovation Awards

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/23/14 -- AppDynamics, the application intelligence leader for the software-defined business, today announced that Jyoti Bansal, the founder and CEO of AppDynamics, has been named "Best CEO" by San Francisco Business Times. The awards recognize the most promising and enterprising technology innovators and companies in the Bay Area. Editors of San Francisco Business Times and an independent panel of judges selected 30 winners across nine categories among 300 nominations received.

AppDynamics provides a single pane of glass for development, operations and executive teams to understand how their software-defined businesses are performing. In 2014, if a business' software is not performing, then the business is suffering. AppDynamics provides the visibility to identify issues before they impact end-users with response time for every request, across geographies and business services.

"San Francisco is home to bright minds, innovative leaders and a culture of start-ups making an impact. To be named Best CEO from an industry influencer like the San Francisco Business Times, with such a great groups of entrepreneurs and companies is humbling," said Jyoti Bansal. "We at AppDynamics are fanatical about building the most innovative products, and to drive customer success from those products -- and it is very gratifying that this laser focus has led us to catch the attention of a well-respected organization like the San Francisco Business Times."

AppDynamics is the recognized technology leader in application performance management and recently announced record-breaking growth in its fiscal year ending Jan. 31, with a 175 percent year-over-year increase in bookings and an annualized bookings run-rate of more than $100 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. Additionally, the company increased its enterprise customer base from 500 to over 1,000 across multiple verticals including financial services, media, retail, telecommunications, transportation and healthcare.

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About AppDynamics
At AppDynamics, our Application Intelligence Platform helps today's software-defined businesses proactively monitor, manage and optimize the most complex software environments. All in real time, and all in production. With cloud and on-premise deployment flexibility, AppDynamics works and partners with many of the world's most innovative companies. Customers include Citrix, DIRECTV, Edmunds, Expedia, Fox News, John Deere, NFL, OpenTable, Salesforce.com, Sephora, StubHub and Union Pacific Railroad. AppDynamics premier event for today's software-defined business AppSphere 2014, takes place November 3-5 in Las Vegas. For more information, visit www.appdynamics.com.

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