New Relic has always been a different kind of a company. Its CEO and founder Lew Cirne (and, yes, for the eagle eyed among you the company name is in fact an anagram of Cirne’s own name) is well known for taking regular “coding holiday” breaks — times where he removes himself from the day to day operations of his not insignificant business and tinkers around, coming up with new and innovative products and features for the company.
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