Akshit Grover

Product Manager

Cisco AppDynamics

Akshit Grover is a Product Manager for database and network monitoring products at Cisco AppDynamics. His key responsibilities are to address the customer pain points and collaboratively identify new use cases to enhance their overall experience. Drawing on his background as a Software Engineer, Akshit brings a wealth of enthusiasm for cloud-native technologies and is deeply passionate about driving innovation and excellence in our product offerings, with a strong focus on customer needs and a passion for delivering a great user experience. In his previous role at Cisco AppDynamics, Akshit has worked on various cloud-native and container technologies while building the Kubernetes monitoring product. He has also held Kubernetes certifications like CKA and CKAD. Rooted in his role as a Software Engineer, he developed a deep understanding of complex systems, a trait that continues to define his approach as a Product Manager. As he aptly quotes Ryan Dahl, the creator of Node.js, "You can never understand everything. But, you should push yourself to understand the system." Beyond the professional arena, Akshit's passions extend to the exhilarating world of Formula 1. This sport, where speed and technology seamlessly intertwine, captures his enthusiasm and serves as a profound source of inspiration.


February 6, 2024


Exploring eBPF: A New Approach to Observing Kubernetes Workloads

5 min read

As enterprises scale their digital business, their release cycles continue to quicken. Cisco now has Kubernetes observability using eBPF in the Cisco Observability Platform.