Ravindranath .S. Palahalli

Ravindranath .S. Palahalli

Ravindranath .S. Palahalli


Product Engineering {VMWare R & D 2011-2016; Colortokens Engg 2017 -present}
Product Engineering for Emerging Products in Cloud . Leading a Team of Engineers for Cloud Security Product ,Virtual Desktop platform (VMW). The Engineering Scope includes – Product Release management, FVT, ST, Inter-op, Performance measurements & Security Testing.
Telco-NFV Work load migration & engineering enhancements .
Product Engineering {Wipro Technologies 1996-99} {Yahoo SDC 2005 – 2010}
Comprehensive PDLC experience in OS, Networking, Web technologies, Open Source {LAMP}, Planned & deployed Test Labs, Data Centers for Main-frame Computers. Expertise in Product Quality Engineering {Non Functional & Functional Testing,, Environmental qualifications} involving End to End Testing, White Box, API, Non Functional (SHARP), Usability & UI Automated Testing.
At Yahoo! the focus is on Product Quality Engineering practices {started the team with 7 engineers and Built a team of 300+Test Engineers} & facilitated development of product IP { 9 patents filed by Test Engineers}, DA & software Product Ergonomics. Leadership Development, People Management &Corporate governance. Consolidated the worldwide testing effort of Yahoo! at B’lore.
Organization Development {Philips Software Center 1999-2000} {Vinciti Networks 2000-2005}
Lead Infrastructure & operations Management to scale the PSC to 1170 members & achieved Cost Management targets {15 %} & internal customer satisfaction index. Was actively involved in CMMI – Level 5-TCM charter.
Co-founder of a Start-up {MSP} built Engineering, Service Engineering Teams (200+) NOC & Patented RIM Product. Proactively worked with Board to acquire two service companies in US. Handled Distributed global IMS service delivery. Achieved ISO & BS7799 Certification. Achieved a Revenue of USD 30M using Remote Datacenter Management
Systems Engineering {Wipro Technologies 1988-93}
Extensively System Engineering experience involving the development & Integration ruggedized
Systems for Military & Industrial environment specifications. Major Projects in Real-time Computing, Control systems, Fault Tolerant & HA System integration activities. {iRMX, Tandem NSK, Unix Systems}
Product Service Engineering {Wipro Technologies 1986-88}
Product Service Engineering, provided Mission critical 24 X 7 product specialist
Support for customers in Manufacturing Banking Aerospace & Federal Sectors. Activities involved Component level debugging, OS & Applications debugging & End to End IT Solutions deployments.
Volunteering & Community Services
Member of PMI Hq Board – BVAC
Past President & Secretary of PMI Bangalore chapter. {2003- 2013}


Product Engineering & Product Testing
Product Services Engineering Expert Level knowledge in IT Infrastructure Design, Management & Project Management
In-depth knowledge of PM, SDLC, SEPG & ITIL processes


Bangalore University – BE Electronics, 1986
PG-ADR- 2013

English, Hindi
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