ThousandEyes Named a Global 250 Top Private Company Winner

San Francisco, CA — July 14, 2014
Recognized for Innovation, Market Potential, Commercialization, Stakeholder Value and Media Buzz ThousandEyes, who provides network performance management for the cloud, today announced that it has been selected by AlwaysOn from thousands of nominations of domestic and international technology companies as one of the Global 250 Top Private Companies: http://aonetwork.com/blogs/Announcing-the-2014-AlwaysOn-Global-250-Top-Private-Companies

This is the fourth major accolade for ThousandEyes in 2014. Earlier this year:
  • Gartner named the company a 'Cool Vendor' in Application Performance Monitoring and IT Operations Analytics, 2014 for being innovative, impactful and intriguing
  • Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) named the company a Vendor to Watch for providing unique customer value by solving problems that have previously gone unaddressed
  • TechTarget SearchNetworking gave the company its Network Innovation Award for taking a novel approach to tracking network performance problems

"The changing nature of enterprise networks has opened up a huge opportunity to redefine network monitoring. We're pairing a simple deployment model, a highly visual analytics engine and data collection tools that work across distributed networks. This latest recognition speaks strongly about where we believe ThousandEyes and the network monitoring market are headed," said Mohit Lad, co-founder and CEO of ThousandEyes.

Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players in the Global Silicon Valley. ThousandEyes was 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.

"The Global Silicon Valley is responding to shifting user patterns, as the desktop gives way to mobile devices. Business users are demanding seamless anytime, anywhere access their information - while consumers continue to ride the bleeding edge, creating and using the most powerful media applications technology has to offer," said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "More legacy industries are being redefined by the innovation community, making the companies on this year's AlwaysOn Global 250 the highest-growth opportunities in today's private company marketplace."About ThousandEyes ThousandEyes empowers businesses to see, understand and improve connected experiences everywhere. The ThousandEyes cloud platform offers unmatched vantage points throughout the global Internet and provides immediate visibility into experience for every user and application over any network, so companies can deliver superior digital experiences, modernize their enterprise WAN, and successfully migrate to the cloud. ThousandEyes is central to the global operations of the world's largest and fastest growing brands, including Comcast, eBay, HP, 100+ of the Global 2000, 60+ of the Fortune 500, 5 of the 6 top US banks, and 20 of the 25 top SaaS companies. For more information, visit www.ThousandEyes.com or follow us on Twitter at @ThousandEyes.

Media and Analyst Contact: Ben Stricker
ThousandEyes Global Public Relations
bstricker@thousandeyes.com