Category: Press Coverage

ExtraHop Dominates Network World’s 2014 APM “Shootout”

February 5, 2014 | By Chris Blessington | Add a Comment

You’ve heard the old saying, “Never bring a knife to a gun fight.” Well, ExtraHop clearly had its guns blazing for Network World’s 2014 “APM Shootout” and won by a landslide. With an overall score of 4.8/5 (the closest competitor scored 3.9/5), the value, performance, and ease-of-use of ExtraHop’s wire data analytics platform crushed the [...]

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Seahawks Get a Geeky Salute with ExtraHop’s “Binary 12th Man”

January 30, 2014 | By Tyson Supasatit | 2 Comments

A couple weeks ago, Seattle’s geek reputation was on the line. The Seahawks were up against the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship, a game some had dubbed the “Nerd Bowl” because Seattle and San Francisco compete as technology hubs. The Hawks triumphed and Seattle went wild. Just a few days ahead of Super [...]

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Prepare to Have Your Bits Rocked Off at the Battle of the Geek Bands

October 21, 2013 | By Rachel Pepple | Add a Comment

In July, a group of ExtraHop employees formed The Packet Droppings in order to answer a simple question: could five amateur musicians play a company picnic with less than two hours’ rehearsal? Not only did they prove that such a feat of musical prowess could be achieved, the band brought the house down with their debut [...]

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Making SDN Work: The Need for Persistent Visibility

August 27, 2013 | By Rachel Pepple | Add a Comment

In recent years, software-defined networking (SDN) has emerged as one of the hottest topics in enterprise and datacenter networking. While its proponents promise unprecedented performance, scalability, agility, and efficiency, the realities of implementing SDN are proving a daunting proposition for many IT teams. In an article published following Interop 2012—just as the hype around SDN [...]

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A Little Bit Tech Geek, a Little Bit Rock ’n’ Roll

July 19, 2013 | By Rachel Pepple | Add a Comment

At ExtraHop, we know that insight and understanding into what’s happening in your IT environment is critical not only for IT success, but for the success of the business as well. The same holds true for the network of people that make up an organization—including employees, partners, and customers.This week, our semi-annual ExtraHop sales conference [...]

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The 2012 Gartner MQ for APM: What IT Operations Teams Need to Know

August 20, 2012 | By ExtraHop Networks | Add a Comment

Gartner has released its 2012 Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring (APM) report, highlighting growth in APM spending and a rapidly evolving market. This year’s report evaluated vendors according to Gartner’s five dimensions for APM and added the requirement that APM vendors include Java and .NET code instrumentation in their solution which requires agents. Despite [...]

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ExtraHop Application Performance Monitoring Comes to the Cisco UCS Express Platform

June 12, 2012 | By ExtraHop Networks | Add a Comment

Cisco continues to promote its Unified Computing System (UCS) vision for simplifying IT at Cisco Live this week where ExtraHop will be exhibiting at booth #2110. UCS products combine x86 server hardware, virtualization platforms including VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V, and Cisco networking fabric to tie it all together. The UCS push shows that, although Cisco [...]

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From Tech Startup to Tech Powerhouse – Two Key Additions to the ExtraHop Team: Sujal Patel and Eric Scollard

February 28, 2012 | By ExtraHop Networks | 1 Comment

Today, we are delighted to announce two great additions to the ExtraHop team: Sujal Patel and Eric Scollard. Both join ExtraHop from Isilon Systems and bring impressive experience in turning a tech startup into a tech powerhouse. Isilon Systems CEO, Sujal Patel, Joins ExtraHop Board Sujal joins ExtraHop as a Board Member while remaining CEO [...]

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Forrester Application Performance Management Market Overview Report for Q4, 2011

January 18, 2012 | By ExtraHop Networks | Add a Comment

Forrester Research recently published a report on the application performance management (APM) market, titled “Market Overview: Application Performance Management, Q4 2011.” Led by Principal Analyst and Forrester Vice President Jean-Pierre Garbani, the research proposes an APM reference model that customers can use to plan their APM strategies. The report goes on to evaluate 26 APM vendors, [...]

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ExtraHop Introduces Performance Monitoring for Memcached and AMF

June 14, 2011 | By Adam Sinnett | Add a Comment

Real-time insight into web-services application performance is still an elusive holy grail for Web Operations teams. Fortunately for these groups, ExtraHop is helping them to get a lot closer. Today, we announced two new modules for memcached and AMF that bring significant improvements to application-performance visibility for Web Operations teams and raise the bar for [...]

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