Archive for November, 2015

AppDynamics Raises $158M; Now Valued At $1.9 Billion

 Last month, based on an SEC filing, we told you that seven-year-old, San Francisco-based AppDynamics had raised a fresh $83.4 million in funding as part of a round that was targeting up to $150 million. Turns out the company met that target and then some. CEO David Wadhwani — who joined the firm in September after spending more than a decade as an executive at Adobe, including as… Read More

Target.com Latest To Crash From Increased Online Traffic

 A number of sites have buckled under the pressure of increased traffic as more Americans turned to online shopping over the Black Friday weekend than those who visited brick-and-mortar stores, according to new data from the National Retail Federation. And with Cyber Monday now in full swing, another high-profile retailer is seeing the impact of this increased flood of online shoppers:… Read More