Techlandia September 2017 - Page 35

Techlandia 33 “Portland is an essential ingredient in New Relic’s special sauce,” Gochee said. “We’ve been building products here since the company’s earliest days, and we have thrived amidst PDX’s unique community of artists, coders, innovators and creators. Portland is, and always has been, home to our Intergalactic Engineering Headquarters.” Gochee explained that New Relic’s goal is to empower its employees to do the best work of their careers. “We have big ambitions to be ‘the first, best place to understand your digital business,’ and in our journey to achieving this goal we have been laser- focused on cultivating our people, driving continuous learning, and making a big impact for our customers along the way.” New Relic believes in a diverse and i nclusive workforce and has placed focus on driving this issue. Gochee said the company has a big year of action underway to work on these efforts, and is proud to be part of a company so passionate about diversity. “We recently hired a chief people officer to keep us accountable to these efforts as a leadership team, as well as to oversee strategic efforts around training, hiring processes, accountability plans, affinity group events, sponsorships of incredible partners like Hackbright Academy, and further building of our internal educational materials and resources.” “ We’ve been building products here since the company’s earliest days, and we have thrived amidst PDX’s unique community of artists, coders, innovators and creators. Portland is, and always has been, home to our Intergalactic Engineering Headquarters.” New Relic started in application performance monitoring (APM) almost nine years ago. Today, it delivers a full platform of monitoring and analytics solutions, and continues to innovate and push the envelope to serve customers with complex environments. Gochee highlighted New Relic’s latest Digital Intelligence Platform updates, which offer connect-the-dots insight across both the application and infrastructure layers. “With the technical landscape getting more complicated by the day, I’m extremely excited about the work we’re doing to give companies full-stack visibility: from the customer experience to the performance of their applications and the dynamic infrastructure that they rely on.”