Behind the Seams: The Technology Driving Carhartt’s Success
In this episode of Tech Talks Daily, we are rolling up our sleeves and diving deep into the fascinating world of Carhartt, a company renowned for its high-quality, durable workwear. This time, we’re not focusing on the fabric but the technology that underpins their impressive operations.
I’m broadcasting live from Cisco Live in Las Vegas, where we’re sitting down with Bryan Laszlo, Carhartt’s Manager of Application Performance. Bryan’s been instrumental in transforming Carhartt’s approach to IT infrastructure and operations, reducing downtime and improving performance to meet the growing demands of their customer and associate base. His secret weapon? Full-Stack Observability solutions from Cisco, including Cisco AppDynamics and Cisco ThousandEyes.
Bryan shares his team’s innovative approach to achieving 360-degree visibility across their tech stack, which has not only enhanced customer and associate experiences but also saved the company millions of dollars in operational expenses. We delve into the tangible benefits of prioritizing observability, including how it’s positioned Carhartt to support increased production volume and expand their business footprint.
Carhartt has been “outworking them all” since 1889. But in today’s digital world, the company is proving that even long-established businesses must adopt cutting-edge technology to stay ahead. This is a conversation about the fusion of tradition and innovation you won’t want to miss.
Remember, technology isn’t just about gadgets and gizmos – it’s woven into the very fabric of every business. So, sit back, relax, and get ready for another daily dose of tech insights on Tech Talks Daily.