Kalyan has more than 20 years of experience in software and marketing and brings a a deep understanding of the IT operations and management market. Prior to Sumo Logic, Kalyan was the VP of Product Marketing at AppDynamics. He has also served as CMO at Crittercism, VP of Marketing at Electric Cloud and as Senior Director of Product Marketing at Opsware/HP. Kalyan began his career at Intel and has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
As many of you know, Gartner is recognized as one of the premier analyst firms by most enterprise IT organizations. Given the broad and diverse set of customers Gartner serves -- many risk averse and conservative towards new technologies, Gartner generally tends to recommend incremental and measured changes.
Imagine that you are tasked with architecting your mission-critical cloud application. Or migrating your on-premises app to the cloud. And you ask yourself “how do the cloud savvy companies like Twitter, Airbnb, Adobe, SalesForce, etc. build and manage their modern applications?” Or perhaps, you wonder about any or all of the following: How are they releasing applications multiple times a day? (With technologies [...]
Every year, the proverbial cyber gods anticipate a major data breach during tax day, and this year, they weren’t completely wrong. While we didn’t have a cyber meltdown, we did experience a major technology failure. Many U.S. taxpayers may already know what I am talking about here but for those outside of the country, let me fill you in. The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) website crashed on April 17 — the [...]
Enterprises today are adopting modern IT architectures and moving to the cloud. And for good reason. These new architectures offer agility, faster application code delivery, high scalable and elastic solutions. And to manage these applications — from an operational and security standpoint — enterprises are turning to machine data analytics solutions like Sumo Logic.
Microservices, Docker and Kubernetes everywhere The best practices for modern application architecture have evolved greatly over the past several years. The world has moved away from monolithic architectures and toward container-based microservices that allow for greater development flexibility, more efficient testing and deployment, and easier distribution of development tasks. s Docker and containers have grown in [...]
Containers technologies like Docker enable DevOps teams to build, ship, and run distributed applications more efficiently. Docker is also an excellent infrastructure choice to build microservices. But do you know how many AWS workloads run on Docker? The Sumo Logic State of the Modern App report is the first of its kind that provides data-driven insights and best practices to help companies build, run and secure [...]
At AWS re:Invent 2016 last week, New Relic and Sumo Logic announced a partnership that brings together two leaders in application operations. The integrated solution combines machine data analytics with application and infrastructure performance data to enable joint customers to use the New Relic Digital Intelligence Platform for visualizing the impact of software performance on customer experience and business [...]
Are you suffering from swivel chair hell? Everyone knows that logs and metrics represent two sides of application and infrastructure “machine data”: Metrics can provide your app and infrastructure KPI’s like CPU, memory usage, latencies, SQL execution times etc. Logs provide you context into application and infrastructure execution KPI’s – errors, warnings, relevant events like configurations, etc. So it’s no [...]