Prabhat leads the Cloud Native Application Architecture Group at HCL. He specializes in PaaS, containers and other cloud native application technologies. He, along with his team of specialist application architects, helps global customers with their cloud adoption journey and maximize the ROI.
His past experience includes stints at Infosys, Red Hat and multiple startups where he grew from an application developer to architect to presales consultant to an entrepreneur. Currently he leads the Application Architecture group, where he is responsible for product management, business development and delivery. He also manages partnerships with key OEM partners including IBM, Red Hat, VMWare, Azure etc.
Prabhat holds a post graduate degree each in International Business (EPGDIB from IIFT, New Delhi) and Computer Applications (MCA from IIT, Roorkee). Prabhat is an evangelist and frequently speaks at technology forums and academic institutions. He loves adventure sports and tries to bring same entrepreneurial touch in his work as well.
IT companies depend upon other industries for their projects. With so much disruption, many potential and existing customers will be forced to re-prioritize their budgets and IT investments may be diverted into the core businesses.