Peco Karayanev is an experienced product manager with a passion for performance engineering.
Peco came to Texas from Bulgaria in 1997. In December of 2002, he graduated from Texas Tech with bachelor of business administration degrees in both management information systems (MIS) and marketing. He joined the web systems team at National Instruments immediately thereafter, and has been instrumental in developing various forms of systems automation. In 2010, he moved into the R&D division, where he developed a control and provisioning framework, PIE, for several new cloud-based SaaS products. Peco is also an APM domain expert. In 2012, Peco left National Instruments for OPNET to become a sales engineer for the Texas region. OPNET is now part of Riverbed, a company that helps organizations maximize digital performance across their business. Peco currently works as the director of product management at Riverbed.