KeyBank completely redesigned their end-to-end enterprise monitoring systems two years ago with Kafka and Elasticsearch at the core. After months of design, architecture approval, and implementation, the team found several initial assumptions were wrong and nearly impossible to predict. KeyBank is now evolving the Elasticsearch monitoring system using an iterative design approach to scale the entire system. See what KeyBank learned, as well as how to scale your Elasticsearch system through automation, balancing virtualization against physical computing resources, iterative design, innovation, and some unexpected surprises (the good kind).
Senior Product Manager, Cloud Native Team