What Varuna devan(rainGod), Sinking Chennai Corporation and billion $ cognizant’s of the world have in common?

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery is the connection ! Today i heard a story about a DBA getting canned by his management for questioning what’s the organization’s BC strategy. God save that company .. Quoting Cognizant because it’s almost head quartered in chennai wrt all of its offshore activities. Whether they have readiness planned completely when chennai is going down because of a natural disaster. I doubt so.. We can…

what to learn from Zoho ?

Last week Zoho, the “Operating System for Businesses” got DDos attacked by unidentified hackers. I’ve been closely observing how the issue was panning out since then. Got opportunity to talk to few people on their engineering world to provide few references voluntarily . https://youtu.be/NogCN78XN2w The interesting stuff I’ve seen during this toughest security incident of their entire Zoho history is, TRANSPARENCY. https://youtu.be/VHzesoI-HXw They’ve remained in touch with all of their…

Indian Security Product Industry

Don’t know whether i’m the authority to write on this. But As a Security Product Entrepreneur from India, gone global wanted to write about this. It not me(guy who have sold everything for this idea, except my soul and body), then who else ? ūüėČ There’re tons of my friend security entrepreneurs who’re also trying to crack this space. Please take it with a pinch of salt as the passion…

Who got Security Analytics right ?

Our Chairman Prof.Subra¬†and I were white boarding few Security Analytics modules we were envisioning for FixNix GRC platform on Risk, Audit, compliance Analytics. These new modules can drastically help Internal Audit teams and Compliance teams to predict the future areas they need to focus by a proprietary machine learning algorithm we’ve put together. I don’t know how many except RSA have solved the analytics need of security industry correctly. Even…

Color me in the color of sacrifice, Prime Minister..

I’m not a very experienced¬†person to enlighten the administrators of my country…But i feel as part of the gen Y defining my country’s what next I felt I should share my thoughts. now or never.. May be i thought i will dedicate a song to my Prime Minister which will tell the crux of the ongoing situation in our country. Dear Prime Minister Modi, I love you for the vibe…

whether world gets SaaS Security ?

even now if you search “SaaS Security” or “Security SaaS”, you get to see how to secure the SaaS applications ūüėČ http://www.networkworld.com/article/2219462/saas/5-problems-with-saas-security.html http://www.securityweek.com/what-you-think-you-know-about-saas-security-wrong http://www.salesforce.com/saas/questions-about-saas/ http://www.thoughtsoncloud.com/2013/09/top-10-ways-to-secure-your-saas-application/ finally my 5th search result showed something relevant to a security company doing SaaS… http://www.infoworld.com/article/2997178/security/intel-security-will-discontinue-mcafee-saas-products.html May be time to ask SaaS gurus¬†http://tomtunguz.com/¬†https://hitenism.com/¬†¬†http://www.saastr.com/¬†to write about security guys delivering products through SaaS..

Can India repeat Israel in CyberSecurity ?

year old due post, last year when i went to israel alongwith DSCI, Govt of India as part of a delegation to Israel HLS 2014.¬†Met tons of Political, technology folks of Israel in the meet, with few of our indian security geeks. When i listened to the Minister of Economy Naftali Bennett about his past experience as security entrepreneur selling company to RSA for 145m$ and driving economy portfolio for…

Let’s Learn from the Leader…

undisputed fact, USA is the world’s Technology Leader. Don’t Know how many china, India, Israel, Singapore, Ireland and London coming together will change this equation. Few things thought many emerging tech centric governments like India should take leaf from the Leader of Tech, USA Let us see what are the recent initiatives taken by US govt to promote public private partnership, cyber security, global collaboration, innovation promotion, etc https://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/foreign-policy/cybersecurity/summit February…

what Jayalalithaa, Steve Jobs and the number 35 has in common ?

The secret will be out by another 98 days, on Feb’24 2016. Alternatively read till end of this article. I’ve been with the both blessed souls, every year atleast on that day 24 Feb, together, from some other corner of the country & world, doing a same religious thing.. What’s that…? Okay, let’s cut the crap and come to the point. Mashable quoted¬†an article from their publisher muse about 35…

Tamil Nadu, Investors Paradise

Why TamilNadu ? Global Investors Meet 9-10th Sep 2015 www.tamilnaduGIM.com #1 State in 8 out of 9 Development Parameters like Economy, Power, Roads and Health 8.4% Second Largest contributor to India’s GDP 28% Contribution to India’s renewable energy capacity, higher than any other state 7% State ranks thrid in terms of Cumulative FDI inflows(USD 17B from April 2000 to March2015) 18% Highest number of Technical universities in the country 16%…