VP Products & Center
Ramesh is a VP (Products) and Center Head of Progress Software in India, is responsible for leading the product development at the India Development center. The development center is organized in a COE (Centre of Expertise) model, where groups own technology horizontals for the company building components for multiple products in each of the horizontals. Present COEs include Eclipse based development tools, web tooling & frameworks and adapters.
Apart from providing strategic guidance to all the product teams at PSI, Ramesh also directly drives the Common Technology projects. Prior to Progress, he was the Vice President of Product Engineering & Middleware Technologies at Pramati. Ramesh has been a Member of several Standards Expert groups (JCP, SPEC) including J2EE 1.3. Co-founded ebXMLIndia.org and hyd-eclipse.org, and organizes BarCamps and Startup events. He has co-authored a book on 'SOA approach to Integration' and runs a well read blog viz. http://jroller.com/rameshl. An accomplished technologist and orator, Ramesh is an Adjunct Faculty at IIIT, Hyderabad and regularly delivers workshops and seminars in India.