Bala Venkatrao

Bala Venkatrao
Founding Team/VP, Products, Unravel Data

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Bala Venkatrao is currently part of the Founding Team and VP, Products at Unravel Data, a start-up that is re-defining Application Performance Management for Big Data Applications. Bala’s prior experience includes working in product mgmt/strategy roles at Elastic and Cloudera. Bala was an early employee at Cloudera where he was involved in a wide array of activities including Product Management, Marketing, Partnership Development and Customer Advocacy.

Unravel radically simplifies the management and operations of Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL and MPP applications. Unravel is used by several leading organizations to optimize application performance and cluster utilization.


Hadoop: Case Studies, Murray West (NY Hilton)
Bala Venkatrao (Unravel Data), Erich Hochmuth (Monsanto), Aparna Ramani (Cloudera), Mark Seidenstricker (Monsanto)
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Managing Hadoop clusters to meet business needs can be challenging. Learn how Monsanto has effectively tamed the elephant using Cloudera Manager. Read more.
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Bala Venkatrao (Unravel Data), Erich Hochmuth (Monsanto), Aparna Ramani (Cloudera), Mark Seidenstricker (Monsanto)
Bala Venkatrao, Director, Product Management, Cloudera; Erich Hochmuth, R&D IT Big Data & Analytics Lead, Monsanto; Aparna Ramani, Director, EngineeringCloudera & Mark Seidenstricker, Infrastructure Architect, Monsanto Read more.


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