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June 19, 2017 By Sumo Logic

Sumo Logic Launches Illuminate User Conference to Showcase the Power of Machine Data Analytics for Digital Transformation

Inaugural Conference Brings Together Experts to Share Best Practices for Utilizing Continuous Intelligence for Modern Application Innovation

LinkedIn Co-Founder and VC Reid Hoffman will be the Featured Keynote Speaker; Amazon Web Services, Okta, JFrog, MongoDB and Fastly Among First to Sign up as Sponsors

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – June 19, 2017 -- Sumo Logic, the leading cloud-native, machine data analytics platform that delivers continuous intelligence, today announced its first-ever Illuminate user conference, which will bring together the top customers, experts and luminaries to share best practices and hands-on training for building, running and securing modern applications. The event will take place Sept. 12-13, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel in Burlingame, California.

Over 1,500 companies and 30,000 users count on Sumo Logic to deliver the continuous intelligence they need to build, run and secure modern applications and accelerate digital business transformation. Illuminate is a two-day conference where Sumo users and ecosystem partners will share best practices and their stories of transformation. The agenda will include hands-on training, certification courses, technical sessions and real-world case studies from peers and partners to showcase how users can get the most out of the Sumo Logic platform. [epq-quote align="align-right"] “Illuminate is the place where the innovators, the best and brightest, the intelligence brokers of the future, come to share lessons learned and best practices for leveraging machine data in the digital era.”[/epq-quote]

“Every business is either making the shift to digital or falling behind. Cloud computing, new organizational models and data services such as Sumo Logic are helping those who want to transform quickly and serve their customers in new ways. And most are looking to learn from early adopters, which is why Sumo Logic is orchestrating the Illuminate conference,” said Dean Thomas, Vice President of Customer Success, Sumo Logic. “Illuminate is the place where the innovators, the best and brightest, the intelligence brokers of the future, come to share lessons learned and best practices for leveraging machine data in the digital era.”

Illuminate will showcase Sumo Logic partners to demonstrate the power of joint integrations and include sponsors such as AWS, Okta, JFrog, MongoDB and Fastly, who, along with Sumo Logic, provide the technologies redefining the modern application and infrastructure stack for digital transformation. These partners, in addition to others who form the ecosystem for modern applications and security in the digital era, will present solutions and integrations with Sumo Logic.

Call for Speakers

Sumo Logic is now accepting submissions for customer presentations to highlight real-world strategies and stories about how machine data analytics is providing business value. Speaker topics include (but are not limited to):

  • The Journey to Cloud-First
  • Operating Modern Apps
  • Leveraging Machine Data to Improve Security
  • New Organizational Models: DevOps and DevSecOps
  • Containers & Micro-services
  • Machine Learning

The call for speakers closes July 22. For more details on submitting a speaking proposal, please visit:

Illuminate 2017 Conference Details

About Sumo Logic

Sumo Logic is a secure, cloud-native, machine data analytics service, delivering real-time, continuous intelligence from structured, semi-structured and unstructured data across the entire application lifecycle and stack. More than 1,500 customers around the globe rely on Sumo Logic for the analytics and insights to build, run and secure their modern applications and cloud infrastructures. With Sumo Logic, customers gain a multi-tenant, service-model advantage to accelerate their shift to continuous innovation, increasing competitive advantage, business value and growth.

Founded in 2010, Sumo Logic is a privately held company based in Redwood City, CA and is backed by Accel Partners, DFJ, Greylock Partners, IVP, Sequoia Capital and Sutter Hill Ventures. For more information, visit

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