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Dynatrace Growth Misinformation

For my valued readers: I wanted to point out some issues I’ve recently seen in the public domain. As a Gartner analyst, I heard many claims about 200% growth, and all kind of data points which have little basis in fact. When those vendors are asked what actual numbers they are basing those growth claims on, often the questions are dodged.
Dynatrace, recently used the Gartner name and brand in a press release.
In Its First Year as an Independent Company, Gartner Ranks Dynatrace #1 in APM Market http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/06/prweb12773790.htm
I want to clarify the issues in their statements based on the actual Gartner facts published by Gartner in its Market Share data:
Dynatrace says in their press release: “expand globally with more than three times the revenue of other new generation APM vendors”
First, let’s look at how new the various technologies are: Dynatrace Data Center RUM (DCRUM) is based on the Adlex technology acquired in 2005, but was created in the late 1990s. The DCRU…