Dr. V.V. Sumanth Kumar
Sumanth Kumar has started his career as Assistant Professor at Havard Insitute of Management & Technology, Noida. He served as a Teaching Associate at RFS of IASRI, New Delhi and was involved in software training to ICAR Officials. He worked as a Software Engineer for a brief period at Bangalore.
Next, he joined as a Programmer at Education Division of ICAR and was instrumental in computerizing all the activities of ICAR JRF Exam-2001. He joined as an RA at NBPGR and developed Information Systems for National Gene Bank Database. In 2003, He joined NRC for Groundnut as a Scientist (Computer Application). He joined NRC for Citrus in 2009 and subsequently transferred to NAARM in 2011. Currently, he is on deputation to international Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Patancheru, Hyderabad.
Area of Interest:
ICT4D; edX- A Open source MOOCs platform; ICT Solutions for agriculture specifically designing android applications; Designing, Building and maintenance of large distributed databases, Real Application Clusters & other HA options of Oracle 12c; PHP; MySQL, Linux & PostgreSql database administration; Replication, Duplication and migration of Data warehouses; VMWare and Cloud Computing
- He cleared ‘Oracle Certified Associate’ & ‘Oracle Certified Professional-DBA Track’ certifications in 2006 with more than 90% marks. Oracle is the leader in the database market.
- He cleared ‘VMware Certified Professional on vSphere 5’ in 2013 with more than 90% marks. VMware is the leader in virtualization and Cloud computing.