Venkat Rayapudi is a Research Director on the Cloud and IT Operations team within Gartner for Technical Professionals Research department. In his work, Mr. Rayapudi covers a variety of application performance monitoring (APM), performance test engineering, chaos engineering, cloud automation and SRE practices. He has strong knowledge and experience on product-centric teams, functions and DevOps roles. He is based in the Dallas TX area.
Before Gartner, he was managing a team of performance and monitoring engineers at Neiman Marcus. He played a crucial role in building a monitoring strategy for Neiman Marcus Digital Transformation Journey and DevOps processes. He delivered three successful holiday readiness projects by building robust performance workload model and resiliency testing practices.
Mr. Rayapudi was responsible for building performance-driven culture with best-in-class performance engineering practices. He was also responsible for monitoring strategy for hybrid cloud applications, cloud automation, building resiliency platform and performance workload model for load testing.
Head of Performance Engineering and Monitoring
The Home Depot
Sr Web Operations Engineer
Time Warner Cable
IT Operations and Cloud Management for Technical Professionals
Cloud Computing for Technical Professionals
Data Center Infrastructure for Technical Professionals
Master of Science, Computer Networking , North Carolina State University
1Monitoring Strategy (APM, DEM, ITIM)
3Performance and Resilency/Chaos Engineering
4Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)