Nandakumar Natarajan, Founder & Chief Tech Architect, Nirvashare
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Top 10 Chief Architects - 2021
Information Technology architects are designers who work in digital realm. Today, IT is inevitable and is the corner stone of any business and organization. So, each organization will have its own IT or software architecture specially designed for meeting the needs of the organization. An IT architect is a professional who comes up with high level solutions for business applications, systems, portfolios, infrastructures or an entire enterprise. They design and manage and organization's communication, security, networking, storage and other things. These professionals design the complete infrastructure from the ground-up, including servers, data storage, a functioning network, a private cloud, security protocols, and more and keep running things smoothly, keeping management in the loop regarding their IT sources.
An IT chief architect is a C-level executive and is also called Enterprise architect (EA). They centralize the IT functions in an organization, allowing the departments across the company to work seamlessly. EA plays a major role in helping an organization meet its goals through technical support. The role requires both process and technological knowledge on security, storage, data management and network service delivery. They are also responsible for reviewing existing software and hardware for efficiency, as well as staying abreast of new programs, which may be beneficial for installation. Architects use computer design software to model and test network plans prior to implementation.
The main responsibilities of an IT architect includes resolving technical issues, ensuring that all parts of the technical design are correctly incorporated, development of technical tools & environment, providing technical support, quality control throughout all stages of the project, and synchronizing retailer services linked to the selection and implementation of necessary technology.
In this issue of CEO Insights, we bring you a list of 'Top 10 Chief Architects - 2021' who have contributed to the economic development of the country. The list has been crafted by a team of CEOs, VCs and the CEO Insights editorial board, thus delivering inspiring stories of their journey and the contributions & roles played by them in the creation and empowerment of a powerful nation.
|Company Logo||Company Management||Company Name||Company Description|
|Anirban Mukherjee,Chief Architect||Wipro Limited||With 19+ years of experience in technology architecture and solution consulting field, he helps in Strategic Thinking, Global Delivery & Process Management, Enterprise Mobile Technologies, and Enterprise Architecture Consulting and Presales|
|Kanishka Kumar,||AMwick Technologies||Has world-class skills in IT Infrastructure Solution Design & Implementation, Information & Cyber Security, Strategic Planning and much areas, more with success in Solution Architecture & Service Delivery|
|Mukul Sharma,Chief Architect||Extreme Compute||Renovating the cloud infrastructure domain by contributing significantly across the global spectrum to develop businesses regardless of the industry|
|Nandakumar Natarajan,Founder & Chief Tech Architect||NirvaShare||A software technology professional and a hardcore programmer with over 20+ years’ work experience and immense passion for technology|
|Navin Baishkiyar,Chief Architect||Reliance Industries Limited||Has impeccable skills in leading architecture department for the company with an experience of 14+ years|
|Raghavan Randhish,Chief Architect||Mindtree||An excellent leader architecting complex applications & products with experience of 16+ years as Technical Architect|
|Raghu Ramakrishnan,Chief Architect & Technology Head, Government Business Unit||Tata Consultancy Services||Has 13+ years of success in working for army wide network providing technology architecture solutions|
|Sai Chakrawarthy Manapragada,Chairman & CEO||XiFi Smart Networks||An experienced technology leader with 25+ years of hands on technical wireless telecom expertise building wireless and networking products|
|Sumit Sahay,Chief Software Architect||Simnovus Tech||A modern day leader who designs software solutions that caters to growing demands of 5G wireless communication|
|Surat Singh Bhati,Chief Architect||Acko||Helps in effective architecture development, with achivements in large scale web & mobile app for consumer centric products|