New Relic Named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring for the Ninth Time

Gartner recognizes New Relic in the Leaders quadrant for its completeness of vision and ability to execute

April 14, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO – April 14, 2021 - New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR), the observability company, announced it has again been recognized by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in its “Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring” report by Federico De Silva, Padraig Byrne, Josh Chessman published on 9 April 2021. New Relic is honored to be named a Leader by Gartner nine times.

In the report, Gartner notes that, "New Relic’s approach of ingesting multiple telemetry data types and making them available for analysis both via their telemetry data platform (TDP) and as part of their APM differentiates New Relic from most other vendors." 

“Engineering teams from the largest global enterprises to hypergrowth digital startups leverage New Relic to plan, build, and operate mission critical digital experiences,” said Bill Staples, president and chief product officer at New Relic. “With New Relic One we are moving beyond APM to offer a true observability platform where enterprises large and small can unify all telemetry and monitoring workflows in a single platform.”

“As pioneers of the APM category, we’re excited to lead the industry's evolution from APM to the broader, more comprehensive practice of observability. Gartner’s sustained recognition of New Relic as a Magic Quadrant Leader we believe encourages us to accelerate this fundamental industry transformation by further aligning our platform’s roadmap and consumption model with the needs of our customers and the value that end-to-end observability delivers to all engineers.”

New Relic One is an open, cloud-based observability platform that enables engineers to quickly and easily visualize, analyze, and troubleshoot their entire software stack. The highly scalable SaaS platform offers simple adoption and deployment with low data ingestion costs and a consumption-based pricing model. Using open source data collection, New Relic One is designed to provide a connected, real-time view of all your operational data in one place so developers can respond faster, optimize better, and build modern software.

To learn more, download your copy of the Gartner 2021 Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring.

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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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