FOSS Enthusiast, Erlanger, XMPP Evangelist, Realtime System Architect/Consultant, Musician. Building scalable, fault-tolerant, real-time and distributed systems
I am a member of the XMPP Standards Foundation, an independent, nonprofit organization that develop standards for open protocols for presence, instant messaging, real-time communication and collaboration on top of the IETF's Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol Core (XMPP).
Developing the next generation Mobile payments and CRM platform using Python and Erlang. Being the first backend engineer in the team, I was responsible for end to end product architecture and development for initial investor and public relationship demos/conferences. Among other things I developed an Asynchronous Push Notification Engine, a library for interaction with MasterCard Developer API's for CreditCard payment processing and REST API interface for frontend developers.
Worked on backend and frontend technologies with Yahoo Cricket, Yahoo Movies and Yahoo Elections team. Major responsibilities included architecting and development of live cricket scorecard update, live election results update, live group chat modules and document storage indexing retrieval. Most of the work was done using PHP/Perl and Memcached as a distributed queue.
Worked with Supply Chain Management team of Oracle Business Intelligence Group. Major responsibilities included development of Common Dimesions and SCM modules for OBIEE Apps 7.9.4 and 7.9.5 releases.
Worked on the development of Music Information Retrieval and Automatic Music Recognition modules for the AXMEDIS project
Written in PHP, initial work on the library started while working on Gtalkbots project. JAXL v 1.x was released in the public domain on Jan'09 under GPLv3 license. With Jaxl, tons of core changes have been made to the library to make it more robust, flexible, scalable and easy to use. JAXL v 2.x was released in public domain on Aug'10 under Free BSD License.
Plugin embeds Jaxl IM (Instant Messenger for the web) for wordpress blogs. Jaxl IM is a hosted solution provided by Jaxl. and expects no pre-requisistes from your site servers.
WordPress Toolbar was first of it's kind plugin for wordpress which automatically enables a toolbar for all outgoing links from the blog post, similar to stumbleupon, digg and facebook toolbar. Customize the widgets that will show up on the toolbar using the admin panel.
Light weight JQuery plugin for content sliding. By content we mean everything: HTML code, Images, Advertisements etc etc. jSlider allows to put our content in simple div's, and then it automatically generates a content slider for you, which one can customize using various options provided.
Desktop based application build specifically for page rank checking, link analysis and keyword analysis for seo purpose. It is built using Adobe AIR.
Alumni web portal for Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. It included social networking features like Jobs, News and Event Updates, Link submissions, Polls, Answers, Member Search.
Web service helping it's users to maintain and save their important notes online using a bot in their gtalk messenger. It also allows them to save their and their friends gtalk status messages over time, and present a timeline for every user.
Online music search and recommendation engine. It not only allowed users to search for mp3's on web but also recommend similar artists, users, videos based on similarity in musical taste.
Wasn't a project, but infact a web 2.0 style gift to my girl friend. Thought you might want to check
Graduated as Electronics and Communication Engineer in 2007. During 4 years I mainly focused in the field of Speech Recognition and Music Information Retrieval. As a result developed an Automatic Music Organization System using state-of-the-art in automatic genre classification and content description.
Publication: "Using Culture Based cues in Music for affective engineering of GUI" - Co-authored with Dr. S.R.M. Prasanna and Professor Pradeep Yammiyavar. Published at Indo-Danish HCI Research Symposium, May 2006, IIT Guwahati
Passed high school with 84.80% marks in 2001. CMS, whose inspirational motto is "Jai Jagat", is the first school in the world to be honoured with the UNESCO prize for Peace Education in 2002. It is one of the world's largest schools in terms of number of students and by July 2005, had shown a record enrolment of more than 30,000 pupils.
Ichor, Guwahati Apr'03 - Apr'07
A progressive metal band from IIT Guwahati, formed in Oct'03 by me and Varun Choudhary (college friend). In 4 years since its inception, Ichor became one of the most successful college bands in North-Eastern India, finishing runners up at Rock-o-Phonix '07.
Aaveg is a blend of rock and fusion music. Formed by Navneet Singh (school friend) in 2003. However, after relocating to Guwahati for graduation, I never got to play enough for Aaveg.
I will leave you with "Unhandled Madness" - One of my original composition I am working on. Also checkout other songs from Aaveg, Ichor and few covers in the playlist