Kyndryl and Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch, have expanded their global partnership to provide customers with full stack observability, enabling them to accelerate their ability to find, analyze and act on machine data (computer data and business data) stored in hybrid cloud, multi-environment cloud and edge computing.

Under this partnership, Kyndryl and Elastic will collaborate to create joint solutions and delivery capabilities designed to provide deep and seamless observability across all levels of applications, services and infrastructure to address the challenges associated with customer data, analytics and IT operations management.

The companies will focus on delivering large-scale IT operations and IAOps capabilities to joint customers leveraging Kyndryl’s data framework and toolkits and search, observability and security solutions Elastic’s enterprise platform, enabling streamlined migrations, modernized infrastructure and tenant management, and AI development for increased efficiency. and proactive IT management.

As part of this partnership, Kyndryl and Elastic plan to collaborate to meet customer needs and requirements through joint offerings and solutions in the following areas:

  • IT data modernization – Helping organizations manage exponential storage growth and empowering them to find data wherever it resides.
  • IT Data Management Services for Elastic – Provide flexibility for Elastic users by letting Kyndryl manage the entire stack infrastructure and analytics workloads for IT operations.
  • Intelligent computer analysis – Enable actionable observability through AI/ML capabilities that provide unified insights for proactive and efficient IT operations with technology domain-specific insights.
  • Data Migration Services for Elastic – Provide the ability to streamline migrations and deploy self-managed elastic workloads on customer-chosen hyperscalers.

Kyndryl’s global team of data management experts will also participate in the Global Elastic Certification Program to extend their expertise in consulting, implementing and managing Elastic solutions in critical IT projects and environments.

“Customers across all industries are looking to improve their ability to search and analyze data stored in cloud and edge computing environments,” said Nicholas SekkakiGlobal Head of Applications, Data and AI Practices for Kyndryl.

“We are pleased to partner with Elastic to create and deliver a unified approach that will help customers overcome barriers and improve their ability to access and gain insights at scale from their business data,” continued Sekkaki. .

“Enabling customers to gain actionable insights from their data is a key enabler of data-driven digital transformation,” said Scott MussonVice President, Worldwide Channel and Alliances at Elastic.

“The combination of Kyndryl’s global expertise in managing critical information systems and the proven scale and flexibility of the Elastic Search Platform provides the essential foundation to help organizations improve speed, scale and productivity, and to meet their observability needs in hybrid cloud, multi-cloud environments and edge computing,” continued Musson.