Sentry appoints former Atlassian Leader as CRO amid strong customer and product growth in application health monitoring
SAN FRANCISCO – (BUSINESS WIRE) –Post, the leader in application monitoring, today announced 83% year-over-year growth in corporate accounts, driven by a net expansion ARR of 149%. Sentry is now used by over 80,000 companies and solves the need for companies to provide seamless product experiences in order to remain relevant and competitive in an increasingly digitized world.
In response to the growing demand for application code monitoring, Sentry also announced that Chris de Vylder, former global director of sales strategy, operations, and midsize sales for Atlassian, has joined us as Chief Revenue Officer. De Vylder will lead the go-to-market teams as the company continues to expand its product-driven growth model and global customer base.
Sentry, which raised $ 60 million Series D funding with a valuation of $ 1 billion in February 2021, it also saw massive growth driven by strong product and volume expansion of its installation base for both fault and performance monitoring. Sentry now processes more than 595 billion events per month, with mobile event processing specifically increasing by 500%. More than 40% of customer organizations now use corporate performance monitoring in addition to fault monitoring to troubleshoot both types of problems and see the correlation between the two problems on a single platform.
With support for over 100 languages combined with its unique ability to deliver web, mobile, desktop and IoT applications, software teams continue to use Sentry to holistically address application health issues, with one in five Sentry customers running the product used more than one platform. The company’s cross-platform solution also has increasing adoption for Cell phone, mobile phone especially applications, with annual recurring revenue from cellular communications more than doubling in the past 7 months.
“Developing better software and maintaining it is a competitive advantage for businesses,” said Milin Desai, CEO of Sentry. “Our rapid expansion in the breadth and depth of the Sentry platform for maintaining code – the lifeblood of applications that power modern life – is pushing Sentry into more groups and use cases both in new software teams around the world and across the enterprise.”
To meet growing demand, Sentry’s team grew 38% globally, with 100% growth in Toronto in the first half of 2021 and a new hub in Seattle, Washington. The company continues rent worldwide in a variety of positions.
Rapid platform innovation
- Advanced performance monitoring functions to support iOS, React Native, Android, and Xamarin applications, along with updates to the Flutter SDK, which includes new features and support for several new languages.
- Strengthened corporate offerings with custom dashboards, Code owner support for GitHub, automated ticketing and automated provisioning of users via SCIM for Okta. These and other new features ensure teams have the context and access they need to fix the right problem at the right time.
- Increased commitment to security and compliance with SOC 2 Type I and SOC 2 Type II certifications, ISO 27001 certification and HIPAA certification and launched the Sentry Trust Center to share more details on these and other security investments.
- New features added to Improvement of developer workflow and productivity by making it easier and faster to find and solve important problems. These advanced search, track and review capabilities for errors and Performance monitoring to uncover the most critical problems and trace them back to the problematic code.
For software teams, Sentry is essential for monitoring code integrity. From bug tracking to performance monitoring, developers can see more clearly, find faster solutions, and continuously learn more about their applications – from the frontend to the backend. Loved by over 1 million developers and 80,000 organizations worldwide, Sentry provides code-level observability to many of the world’s best-known companies such as Disney, Peloton, Cloudflare, Eventbrite, Slack, Supercell, and Rockstar Games. Learn more at sentry.io or follow Sentry GitHub, Twitter, dribbling, or LinkedIn.