About the Author
Raghavendra Prabhu is the Product Lead of Galera-based Percona XtraDB Cluster
(PXC) at Percona. He also works on Xtrabackup and Percona Server intermittently.
He joined Percona in the fall of 2011. Before joining, he worked at Yahoo! SDC,
Bangalore for 3 years as Systems Engineer, primarily dealing with databases
(MySQL and Yahoo Sherpa/PNUTS) and configuration management.
Raghavendra's main interests include databases, virtualization and containers,
distributed systems, operating systems including linux kernel. He also likes to
contribute and has contributed code upstream to several FOSS projects — for
more details on that visit http://wnohang.net/code.
In his spare time, he likes to read books, technical papers/literature, listen
to music, hack on software, nature hiking, and exploring in general while on
vacations. You may also often find him on IRC channels on freenode and/or oftc.
He has spoken previously at PLMCE ('13 and '14), FOSDEM ('13), LinuxConfAu
('14), Fossetcon ('14), RICON.io ('14) and Highload++ ('14). Slides (and details) can be reviewed at
LinuxConfAu 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YSFLMtXpBn8
RICON.io 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRD6A8TY_Uw
Presented paper at IEEE conferences:
i) SOMGPU: Self Organizing Maps on a Graphical Processing Unit
for Pattern Classification: Published at IEEE Congress on
Evolutionary Computation (CEC) which was part of IEEE World
Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI) 2008.
ii) GNeuron: Parallel Neural Networks with GPU: Presented at 14th
International IEEE Conference on High Performance Computing
(HiPC) 2007. http://hipc.org/hipc2007/posters/GNeuron.pdf
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For more, you can contact him at http://wnohang.net/contact.