AppDynamics to Speak at Internet of Things North America: “Efficiency in the Connected Factory”

Session focuses on ERP innovation in the modern factory

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AppDynamics, a leading application intelligence company helping power enterprise digital transformation, today announced that Vice President of Market Development and Insights, Jonah Kowall, will speak on "Efficiency in the Connected Factory" at Remote Magazine's Internet of Things North America on Wednesday, April 13 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel in Schaumburg, Illinois.


"Legacy applications are an increasingly brittle burden on manufacturing companies, who are rethinking their software strategies to better connect the customer and digital commerce with the manufacturing process."
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"In today's connected factories, the large array of complex ERP and manufacturing execution systems (MES) are becoming increasingly interconnected and consist of several vendors, creating challenges for those managing modern factories," said Kowall. "Legacy applications are an increasingly brittle burden on manufacturing companies, who are rethinking their software strategies to better connect the customer and digital commerce with the manufacturing process."

Details of Kowall's presentation:

Who: Jonah Kowall is the vice president of market development and insights for AppDynamics, helping drive the company's product roadmap and vision, while developing entry points into new markets, and providing technology and business insights to fuel the accelerating, broad-based demand for the company's Application Intelligence Platform. Kowall joined AppDynamics in 2014, a 15 year veteran IT practitioner at startups and large enterprises, focused on infrastructure and operations, security, and performance engineering. Most recently as Research Vice President at Gartner, he focused on availability and performance monitoring and IT operations management (ITOM). He also led Gartner's Magic Quadrants for application performance monitoring (APM) and networking performance monitoring and diagnostics.

What: A discussion on how advanced companies are driving digital business initiatives by adapting ERP and MES systems to suit their business models.

When: Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. CDT

Where: Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel, 1551 North Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

For event details, visit here.

For a Briefing: To schedule a briefing with Jonah Kowall, please contact 10foldpr@appdynamics.com.

About AppDynamics

AppDynamics is the application intelligence company that provides enterprises with the next generation of APM software to monitor, manage, analyze, and optimize customer experiences and the most complex software environments behind them. Built to be an essential pillar powering digital transformation, the AppDynamics Application Intelligence Platform delivers a real-time, end-to-end view of application performance from end-user to data center, as well as rich analytical insights into customer behavior and the correlations between application and business performance, to help companies ensure ideal customer experience and increase operational agility and effectiveness. Many of the world's largest and most iconic brands choose AppDynamics to accelerate their digital transformation and improve their customer experience, including Citrix, Concur, DIRECTV, eHarmony, Kraft, MTV Networks, NASDAQ, Pearson, Progressive Insurance, and Sephora. For more information visit appdynamics.com.

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