New Relic Recognized as a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites for Sixth Consecutive Time


San Francisco - March 21, 2018

New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR), provider of real-time insights for software-driven businesses, announced that the company has been recognized and positioned by Gartner as a Leader for the sixth consecutive time in the “Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites” report by Will Cappelli, Federico De Silva, and Sanjit Ganguli, published on 19 March 2018.

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Notable milestones for New Relic include:

Business Momentum: Global Expansion and Enterprise Growth

  • The company delivered $263 million in revenue and 45 percent year-over-year revenue growth for the fiscal 2017 year. Most recently for the company’s third quarter fiscal 2018, the company’s enterprise annual recurring revenue (ARR) surpassed 50 percent of total ARR;
  • The company hosted the FutureStack Global Tour in London, Berlin, New York, and Sydney, bringing the event to customers in continental Europe and the Asia Pacific region for the first time; and
  • At FutureStack: Berlin, New Relic announced plans to establish a European Region located in Germany.

Platform Innovation: The Power of SaaS

  • The company delivered New Relic Applied Intelligence, which leverages artificial intelligence and machine learning to power new intelligent capabilities across the company’s platform to help organizations use monitoring data to predict and provide prescriptive recommendations for problems before they impact customers;
  • In its first year of availability, New Relic Infrastructure demonstrated momentum with expanded visibility into Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform, new on host integrations including Apache, Cassandra, MySQL, NGINX Plus, RabbitMQ, Redis, and StatsD, and an SDK is designed to make development, customization, and deployment of an integration easy. The launch of Health Map brought together a single, high-density view of applications and the infrastructure they rely on, and New Relic Infrastructure accounted for over 10 percent of new ARR within the 2018 fiscal year second quarter.
  • The company previewed its plans to offer enhanced Distributed Tracing—a new way to provide end-to-end visibility into how code performs across the customer experience with distributed, multi-tier application architectures.
  • To learn more about New Relic’s platform innovations, please visit the company’s website.

Global Partner Ecosystem:

  • In conjunction with FutureStack: New York, the company held its first Cloud Partner Migration Summit and announced the New Relic Navigators Partner Program to help system integrators, consultants, and value added resellers increase speed and visibility for their customer’s cloud adoption and transformation projects.
  • New Relic announced strategic alliances and integrations with Splunk and SumoLogic to enable developers and IT operations teams to help reduce mean-time-to-resolution (MTTR) and proactively improve customer experiences.

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A complimentary copy of the 2018 Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring Suites is available here.

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, market trends and characteristics, New Relic’s future growth prospects, New Relic’s plans for its first European availability zone located in Germany in 2018, and statements regarding the New Relic Platform, particularly with respect to products and features thereof that are expected to be delivered in the future, as well as benefits from or future enhancements to those products and features. 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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