Company and culture

Dynatrace Detroit – A new location for continued innovation

Dynatrace Detroit is home to hundreds of employees whose responsibilities range from engineering to finance, to customer service, and everything else in-between. Our new home is 2000 Brush St. Suite 501, Detroit MI! Local Detroiters may know Dynatrace as a former business unit of the mainframe services company Compuware. We love the city, and our pride in Detroit was further elevated when we moved from the suburbs to downtown in … read more

The many reasons that customers love Dynatrace

There are many reasons why Dynatrace is the APM market leader. Our unified digital performance monitoring platform helps more than 8,000 organizations optimize customer experience, modernize operations, and accelerate innovation across cloud and on-premises environments. We’ve even revolutionized the way that businesses manage the operational complexity of today’s highly dynamic environments with the introduction of the world’s first AI-assisted monitoring solution. It’s true that Gartner has recognized Dynatrace as a … read more

‘Dynatrace Ruxit’ becomes ‘Dynatrace’

Now, nearly two years since the launch of Dynatrace Ruxit—thanks to the extraordinary success and value that Dynatrace Ruxit brings to our customers—it’s time for a product name change that reflects the deepest possible commitment of the world’s #1 performance management vendor. Going forward, Dynatrace Ruxit will be known simply as ‘Dynatrace’, same as our company name. This is an exciting time for us to move the Dynatrace Ruxit technology and architecture to the forefront of our full-stack digital … read more

Does your Liquid Infrastructure float? Or are you sinking in what you don’t know?

With so many new web technologies available, one might assume that things are getting easier for the average Operations-minded DevOps professional, but they aren’t. In fact, things are becoming more difficult. It used to be that a little background in shell scripting and some basic knowledge of infrastructure—whether it be networking or servers—could get you a long way. Then came virtualization and the Cloud and software-defined everything. Today you find … read more

How we sped up Dynatrace.com

If you’re a frequent visitor, you’ve likely noticed the sped up performance at the Ruxit.com website over the past few weeks. Assuming you haven’t just switched to a faster Internet service provider, the performance increase is likely due to the tireless efforts of our web experience team. The biggest challenge for our guys was to provide a faster experience while delivering the same amount of content. With no cuts in content size, how did we manage … read more

The Rise of the Liquid Data Center – How the Cloud, Docker and Micro Services change the game

Our industry’s perception of what a data center is and how it is provisioned has significantly changed with the adoption of cloud and virtualization technologies. What started as pure infrastructure on-demand has evolved to a powerful technology stack which we refer to as the Liquid Datacenter. The Liquid Data Center So, what is the Liquid Data Center all about? In short the Liquid Data Center is the fully virtualized software-defined … read more

Dynatrace shows Cloud leadership becoming an AWS advanced technology partner

We’re excited to announce that Ruxit is now a technology partner in the AWS Partner Network. Since the launch of Ruxit last September, we’ve had the opportunity to work with a number of AWS customers, enabling them to more efficiently manage their applications in AWS. As Ruxit itself runs on Amazon Web Services, we know firsthand what’s needed to provide effective monitoring within . Everything we build is tested and … read more

Coding #LikeAGirl

Today I spoke with Sarah, one of our developers here at ruxit, about her experiences working in the male-dominated coding domain and whether or not she “codes #LikeAGirl.” Hi Sarah, thanks for taking the time to talk to me. What’s your role here at ruxit? I’m a member of a seven-person software development team. We’re mainly responsible for performance-data processing, data storage, data analysis, and data delivery in the cloud … read more

I do DevOps #LikeAGirl

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we’d like to shine the spotlight on our very own Anita Engleder, DevOps Lead at Ruxit. DevOps is definitely a male-dominated domain so “doing DevOps #LikeAGirl” is no small achievement here. I met with Anita earlier this week and asked her a few questions about the #LikeAGirl movement, working in the male-dominated tech industry, and whether or not the cliche of technicians being nerds … read more

Forget freemium: You’re building a business!

tl;dr Selling your startup’s product using a freemium model can be an enticing option early on, seemingly offering you the best chance to get as many new customers on board using your product as possible. Be aware however that going with a freemium model may distract you from your real goals, and ultimately harm your business. So you’re new to the market and need to convince inven/estors that your product … read more