Akila Balasubramanian

Akila Balasubramanian is a Principal Software Engineer at Splunk. She works on the Splunk Observability Platform and is very passionate about building products that help monitor the health and performance of applications at scale. She is a huge believer in dogfooding products and closely collaborating with customers to get direct, candid feedback. She enjoys leveraging her analytical and creative skills to solve problems and deeply values quality over anything else.

What You Really Do:

Code features for Splunk Real User Monitoring (RUM) and look for opportunities to improve the product.

Favorite Quote:

"Be who you are and say what you feel because people who mind don’t matter and people who matter don’t mind."

– Bernard Baruch

Interests:

Parenting, biking, hiking, photography, travel, painting