Are you considering moving to Cloud ?

‘Cloud’ is becoming mainstream, but the know how on best practices amongst architects/developers is not widespread. The approach one takes is the single most factor that decides success or failure. There are significant # of aspects one needs to know before taking the first step of migration or hosting in the cloud. A few months back as part of…


Article: A Practitioner’s Guide to Moving to the Cloud

I had the opportunity to author an article along with my colleague for ‘Open Source For You’ magazine a few weeks back. Titled as ‘A Practitioner’s Guide to Moving to the Cloud’, the article has been published in the January 2016 Edition of the magazine. You can read the scanned copy below


Mobile Developer Summit 2015: 20 Mins on Stage

It was the morning of 16th Oct 2015, and I had the opportunity to address attendees of ‘Mobile Developer Summit 2015’ on the topic of ‘Mobility’. Previous evening, while I was preparing for the keynote, words of our CEO wandered in my mind. As he says all the time, ‘It is about the Mobility of…


Article: Born in the Cloud

Buzz word today in the country is undoubtedly the term called ‘Start-up’. Young and energetic, fueled by their ideas, are flocking together to put their thoughts into reality. Hundreds of examples can be quoted as evidence who are real and successful. Considering the recent names doing rounds, TinyOwl, FreshMenu, Practo, Hiree are a few who…


Follow the Process and Results will follow

Simple rules of life often take a back seat. We have heard this time and again not to overemphasize on the results early in the game, but to focus on the preparation and doing the right things. This was the highlight of what I heard for one of the most respected and popular poster boy…


Azure Certification: An Industry Recognition

Industry demands individuals with ‘Technical Know How’ and there are couple of ways to attain technical prowess. 1. Learn on the job-> Best way is to build expertise while on project. Many might not get an opportunity to do so with majority still at the verge of embracing cloud. Under circumstances option 2 is the…


Article: The marathon test: 42.2 kilometers of learning

Anxiety, anticipation and stress (mental & physical) are evident emotions that one generally goes through in life. While they are common emotions, experiencing them intentionally by forcing yourself into a situation and attempting to control desirable outcome is never easy. This is my journey into the unseen and certain emotions I experienced that led to…


Article: Insight into Security Model using Principal and Identity Objects in .NET

It is such a high when you discover your own article while searching for a specific topic in the internet. I had written this in 2003 and it still exists as a link @ codeproject. Power of internet. Check it out 🙂 The buzz word ‘Security’ strikes me all the time when I think of…


Article: Devices and Services: Battle of Screens

While I walk across the aisles of a leading electronic store, I am shocked, confused and yet Happy. In the midst of my prolonged thinking of the situation, I also convinced that ‘Mobility’ well comXBOXplimented by affordable devices has taken over the consumer mind share.  We are overwhelmed by the devices around us and the…


Article: Devices and Services: A phenomenon in the digital world

Internet usage in India stands at over 200 million users across urban and rural regions. It is worth to note that close to 60 million of these users belong to rural India (ref: IAMAI Internet in India Nov 2013 Research Report). With over 1.2 billion people in India, the percentage of people who are part…