Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

AppDynamics Snags $50 Million Funding

Application performance management provider AppDynamics announced a $50 million Series D growth financing round. The financing will support expansion into the global enterprise market, increase research and development investment, and accelerate hiring to meet the high demand for its platform. Read More

VC Funding Slipped in 2012, OnApp Kicks Off 2013

In the same week that CB Insights reported that venture capital activity had decreased slightly in 2012, OnApp, Survey Monkey, Zettaset and InsideSales.com raised money to further their cause. Capital Funding falls $28.3 billion CB Insights released a report last week, noting that across 3,267 deals completed in 2012 the… Read More

Networking News: Carney Named CEO at Brocade

Brocade names industry veteran Lloyd Carney as CEO, Level 3 selected by NATO for private network to “enhance airspace transparency” with Russia, Alcatel-Lucent and Reliance enter billion dollar contract, Comcast selects Ciena for 100G. Read More