Session presented at the 2nd IndicThreads.com Conference on Cloud Computing held in Pune, India on 3-4 June 2011.
Abstract: Cloud computing is no longer a buzz term but a reality. With a great opportunity for huge financial savings and demand for Software-as-a-Service products, developing products for the cloud is something that cannot be ignored. In this talk, I would like to touch upon 3 key aspects of cloud engineering – scalability, security and flexibility and its impact on application architecture, data processing needs and deployment.
* By Manjusha Madabushi, Co-Founder and CTO of Talentica Software Pvt. Ltd.
Speaker: Manjusha is a Co-Founder and CTO of Talentica Software Pvt. Ltd. She has a Bachelor’s degree from IIT Mumbai and a Master’s degree from Northwestern University, Chicago. She has over 23 years experience working in the IT industry. She started her career working for Amoco Research Centre, USA till 1989 before returning to India and joining TCS. During her 9 year career at TCS, Manjusha worked in different technology areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Application Modeling, Compilers etc. She was also the Engineering head of the TCS’ product – E.X. NGN. Post TCS, she founded Nitman Software, which was acquired by a US based CRM company, eGain Communications in the year 2000. She co-founded Talentica Software, a company that helps technology companies transform their ideas into successful products in 2003. Talentica specializes in building highly scalable products using cutting edge technologies in the areas of Social Analytics, CRM, Natural Language processing and Advertising.