Vice President, Product Marketing – DevOps, CA Technologies
Aruna is a renowned thought leader, published author, executive and expert in DevOps and Digital Transformation. She appears regularly in major media such as Forbes, Wired and Information Week, and is in high demand as a keynote speaker, having presented at industry conferences such as DevOps Summit Sweden, Gartner, CloudExpo, CA World and HP Discover. She co-chairs DevOpsExpo for Syscon Media and plays an active role in leading the agenda for DevOps Expo every year. Aruna is also an independent blogger for the Forbes Technology Council, a private invite-only group hosted by Forbes magazine.
She created the “Women in DevOps” panel, which invites female industry leaders in DevOps and IT to share best practices, describe their challenges and victories and nurture future leaders.
Her book, DevOps for Digital Leaders, guides readers through several DevOps customer examples and shares the best practices that generate optimized return on investment. In the six months following its December 2016 publication, it had more than 50,000 downloads.
In 2016, Aruna was named one of the Top 100 Most Influential Women in Silicon Valley by the San Jose Business Journal and received the 2016 Most Powerful and Influential Woman Award from the National Diversity Council.
Aruna holds a master’s degree in computer engineering and an MBA, both from Santa Clara University.