Sunday, 29 October 2017

Fault Tolerance at Mahul Branch

Within Six months of joining CMS, I was assigned the role of “Escalation Support Engineer”, with an important KRA to reduce escalations being raised to Central Tech Support Team. This meant, resolving every escalation forwarded to me which included Server, Network and even OS level issues.

Saturday, 29 July 2017

Get to Know GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

What is the GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a legal framework that sets guidelines for the collection and processing of personal information of individuals within the European Union (EU)

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Blockchain Fundamentals

We all may aware of one of the new industry that is growing and expected to grow much rapidly than current growth is Blockchain. Blockchain is not only to deal with financial transactions, which can be used for various use cases (Business Purposes) such as Smart Contracts, Digital Assets, Smart Voting Systems, Smart Securities, Smart Identities and so on…

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Y2K Bug

It was January 1999, had just received an Appraisal letter and my contribution was appreciated in recent Standard Chartered Bank’s project. I had acquired a reputation of daredevil for any Technical Escalation and was promoted as Team Lead - Escalation. It was all going very smooth and was on Cloud 9.

Monday, 8 May 2017

Resolutions 2017

An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” - Bill Vaughn,

The post is similar to new year’s resolution and hence let me take this wonderful story from Oliver Emberton, founder of Silktide:

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Alpha Data - Past, Present and Future


Timeline: Year 1981.

Raegan and Brezhnev were busy with what they did best – Cold war. NASA launched the world’s first space shuttle - Columbia. IBM introduced the first “Personal Computer” with Microsoft’s operating system, MS DOS. Many of you reading this blog were not born. For some of you, the biggest priority in life was the very next diaper change. I was struggling in Grade 5, was wondering whether I would ever pass 10th Grade.

Sunday, 5 March 2017

What is Blockchain?

Blockchain is a secure, shared, distributed ledger comprised of unchangeable, digitally recorded data in packages called blocks.