This session is for Veterans United Home Loans employees only and registration with a business email is required.

You are invited to an exclusive, highly interactive, virtual technical session created specifically for Veterans United. Our experts will be sharing aspects of Grafana Enterprise Stack, advancements in visualization, metrics (Prometheus), distributed tracing (Tempo), Logs (Loki), and Grafana 8. Hear from your Veterans United teammates firsthand as they will share their stories and best practices in Grafana.

Whether you are just getting started with monitoring or you are a Grafana expert, join us for this event that will cover the following topics in the agenda below.


  • Welcome and Team Introductions
  • How Veterans United is Leveraging Grafana today
  • Logging with Grafana Loki
  • Distributed Tracing with Grafana Tempo
  • Load Testing with K6
  • Live Ask Me Anything (AMA)

Join the conversation on Grafana Labs Slack Community for live agenda and event updates! You will receive the private Veterans United Technical Session Slack channel once your registration is confirmed.

Sheldon Jackson

Platform Technical Architect, Veterans United

Sheldon is a Platform Architect, with a primary focus on Observability these days. Digging deep into all things Grafana. He has over 11 years of experience at VU. In his spare time, he enjoys woodworking, making craft beer and getting lost in the woods.

Tom Wilkie

Chief Technology Officer, Grafana Labs

Tom is Chief Technology Officer at Grafana Labs, a member of the Prometheus team, and one of the original authors of the Cortex and Loki projects. In his spare time, he builds 3D printers and makes craft beer.

Ed Welch

Principal Software Engineer, Grafana Labs

Ed has a varied career history of software development, including robotic control systems, vehicle fleet tracking, and telecom middleware. He has worked at both startups and large enterprises, and is now a Principal Software Engineer at Grafana Labs, where he leads the Loki project.

Robin Gustafsson

VP of Product, Grafana Labs

Dave Frankel

Solutions Engineering Director, Grafana Labs

David Meagher

Sr. Enterprise Account Executive, Grafana Labs