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Sudhendar Hanumantha Rao

Professor of Information Systems
MYRA School of Business
PhD: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Former Infrastructure Architect at Honeywell Tech. Solutions, India, Sudhender Hanumantha Rao is part of a global group within Honeywell Tech, responsible for corporate wide initiatives in the area of information security and identity management. Initiatives include developing an IAM roadmap for Honeywell, develop and maintenance of standards (PKI, LDAP, AD, etc), smartcard authentication, PUM, PKI and Federation. Currently implementing a multi-million dollar SSO & Federation platform for all of Honeywell, Dr. Hanumantha Rao is also responsible for business intelligence and quantitative modeling efforts at HTSL, India. He also conducts knowledge transfer sessions, contributing to technical papers, recruitment, evaluation & introduction of new technologies and other corporate activities. With over 19 years of experience in the IT industry, Dr.Hanumantha Rao possesses excellent knowledge of business processes, technology and application of technology. With over a decade’s experience in requirements analysis, system architecture, capacity planning and implementation of a range of business systems and his experience in multiple technologies and platforms along with expertise in multiple technical areas including information security, application and hardware platforms, databases, etc. Dr.Sudhender Hanumantha Rao’s lectures, training and seminars are highly engaging. Dr.Hanumantha Rao’s corporate journey includes vital stints as Practice Lead, Managed Security Services, Wipro, Bangalore, CEO, Proxis Inc, New Jersey, U.S & Bangalore, India, Consultant – Mphasis Inc & JP Morgan Chase, Senior Technology Officer, JP Morgan Chase, New York, NY and Senior Consultant, KPMG LLP.
His published works include:

Rao, Sudhi. Implementing ERP/SCM Using Free Software – An Update, Proceedings of SCALE -2008 (Supply Chain & Logistics Expositions) Conference, Indian Institute of Materials Management, Bangalore, India, Nov, 2008.

Rao, Sudhi. ERP Lumbago, Dataquest, v XXIV no. 11, June 15, 2006, pp , v XXIV no. 11, June 15, 2006, pp 68-72

Dr.Hanumantha rao, Sudhendar & Grabowski, Martha. Effects of Introducing Collaborative Technology on Communications in a Distributed Safety-Critical System, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 64(8): 714-726 (2006)

Rao, Sudhi. Economical Alternatives in SCM Software for SMEs – The Promise of Free/OpenSource Software, Proceedings Of SCALE-2005 (Supply Chain & Logistics Expositions) Conference, Indian Institute of Materials Management, Bangalore, India, July, 2005. Hanumantha Rao, Sudhender & Grabowski, Martha. Research in Progress, International Conference on Information Systems, Cleveland, Ohio, Dec 1996

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