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ThousandEyes Named a 'Cool Vendor' in Application Performance Monitoring and IT Operations Analytics, 2014 by Gartner

May 05, 2014
ThousandEyes, who provides IT performance management for the cloud era, today announced that it has been included in the Cool Vendors in Application Performance Monitoring and IT Operations Analytics, 2014 report by Gartner.

According to the Gartner report, "Workforces rely on public cloud services delivered via carrier networks and the Internet; as a part of the overall strategy, the monitoring of these technologies is critical." Gartner finds that "identifying performance and other application anomalies across diverse technologies, with a specific focus on Internet- or carrier-delivered applications, is a critical aspect of the technologies contained in this research. These analytics capabilities are applied to identify problems and isolate root causes across the large volumes of metrics and unstructured data collected by these technologies."

ThousandEyes provides detailed visibility into the performance of cloud applications and helps IT teams resolve performance problems quickly. Customers include members of the Fortune 500, 7 of the top 10 SaaS providers and others. To see what customers are saying about ThousandEyes, go to:

"We believe Gartner recognizes the value of our unique and differentiated approach to tackle performance challenges in the changing IT environments," said Mohit Lad, co-founder and CEO of ThousandEyes. "We are honored to be recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor and are excited to reinvent network performance management for cloud applications."

This is the second time that ThousandEyes has been recognized by an analyst firm this year. In January 2014, Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) named ThousandEyes a Vendor to Watch for providing unique customer value by solving problems that have previously gone unaddressed. About ThousandEyes ThousandEyes delivers visibility into every network an organization relies on, enabling them to optimize and improve application delivery, end-user experience and ongoing infrastructure investments. Leading companies such as Equinix, ServiceNow and Twitter, as well as eBay and other members of the Fortune 500, use ThousandEyes to improve performance and availability of their business-critical applications. ThousandEyes is backed by Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tenaya Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures), and has headquarters in San Francisco, CA. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter at @ThousandEyes.

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