New Relic Drives Success in Public Sector

Leading U.S. Government Agencies Trust New Relic to Drive Digital Initiatives Partners with Carahsoft Technology Corp. to Deliver Software Analytics to the Public Sector Market Hires Industry Expert, Joseph Welsh, to Lead Federal Sales Team

San Francisco - December 14, 2015

Software analytics company New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR) announced expanded efforts in the public sector to help accelerate government transformation.

The New Relic Software Analytics Cloud is now available through Carahsoft Technology Corp.’s government contract vehicles. This distribution allows for U.S. federal, state and local government agencies to streamline procurement of New Relic’s products.

Further bolstering New Relic’s support for the public sector, Joseph Welsh has joined the company as director of federal sales. Prior to New Relic, Welsh spent 11 years at Adobe running its federal business for media products. Before Adobe, Welsh spent 10 years at Oracle running inside sales for federal.

“U.S. government agencies are transforming the way they reach their constituents through digital initiatives,” said Erica Schultz, executive vice president, enterprise sales, New Relic. “We have already seen incredible results from public sector organizations harnessing the power of software analytics and we are thrilled by the opportunity to further that impact through new partnerships, strategic hires and more.”

As the government drives its agencies to transform and digitize to engage with U.S. citizens, New Relic has worked with numerous agencies to support their digital initiatives, including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which proactively monitors performance across several high-profile government websites, including, with New Relic’s products helping drive stability and revealing benefits of ongoing improvements to the healthcare exchanges. With New Relic, CMS is helping millions of people sign up for healthcare.

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About New Relic Software Analytics Cloud
A multi-tenant, integrated Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform, the New Relic Software Analytics Cloud is designed to enable organizations to understand every customer's experience at a granular level across a vast range of dimensions. Dimensions can be related to performance (timing, errors, crash), user experience (sessions, interactions, pageviews), business outcomes (SKUs, revenue, customer ID), geography (country, zip code, ISP), or even customer-added attributes. Underpinning the New Relic Software Analytics Cloud to make sense of this massive amount of data is NRDB, which is designed to process more than two million events per second. As part of New Relic’s scalable cloud-based architecture, NRDB provides organizations a powerful analytics engine, without organizations having to invest the time and expense to build and maintain their own.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains "forward-looking" statements, as that term is defined under the federal securities laws, including but not limited to statements regarding New Relic’s efforts in the public sector, including the expected benefits of the New Relic Software Analytics Cloud for government agencies and the success of New Relic in selling products to government agencies, as well as the benefits of New Relic’s partnership with Carahsoft. The achievement or success of the matters covered by such forward-looking statements are based on New Relic's current assumptions, expectations, and beliefs and are subject to substantial risks, uncertainties, assumptions, and changes in circumstances that may cause New Relic's actual results, performance, or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied in any forward-looking statement. Further information on factors that could affect New Relic's financial and other results and the forward-looking statements in this press release is included in the filings New Relic makes with the SEC from time to time, including in New Relic's most recent Form 10-Q, particularly under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations." Copies of these documents may be obtained by visiting New Relic's Investor Relations website at or the SEC's website at New Relic assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements, except as required by law.

About New Relic

As a leader in observability, New Relic empowers engineers with a data-driven approach to planning, building, deploying, and running great software. New Relic delivers the only unified data platform that empowers engineers to get all telemetry—metrics, events, logs, and traces—paired with powerful full stack analysis tools to help engineers do their best work with data, not opinions. Delivered through the industry’s first usage-based consumption pricing that’s intuitive and predictable, New Relic gives engineers more value for the money by helping improve planning cycle times, change failure rates, release frequency, and mean time to resolution. This helps the world’s leading brands including adidas Runtastic, American Red Cross, Australia Post, Banco Inter, Chegg, GoTo Group, Ryanair, Sainsbury’s, Signify Health, TopGolf, and World Fuel Services (WFS) improve uptime, reliability, and operational efficiency to deliver exceptional customer experiences that fuel innovation and growth.

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