Shankar is the Senior Vice President of Engineering at WSO2. Shankar currently oversees WSO2’s engineering efforts that are focused on developing middleware platform capabilities. He has also provided technology consulting on customer engagements, including cloud, distributed systems, enterprise integration, governance, and security solutions.
Shankar is an Apache Software Foundation member and committer to various Apache projects. With more than 15 years of industry experience, he has a strong background in cloud computing, distributed systems, service-oriented architecture, security, governance, enterprise integration, and telecommunication billing systems.
Shankar contributed to the paper “WSO2 Stratos: An Application Stack to Support Cloud Computing,” which was published in Information Technology 53(4): 180-187 (2011). He has presented at numerous events, including ApacheCon 2011, WSO2Con, and WSO2 workshops. Shankar has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.
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