Announcing Our Fourteenth Speaker – Data Platform Expert – Lakshmana Kumar Kothapalli

Dear Geeks, get ready as I announce our fourteenth speaker, Lakshmana Kumar Kothapalli.

The fourteenth speaker is a Data Platform Expert and also a Director leading a team of Developer and Database Experts.

Join me in welcoming, the Data Platform expert form India…

Lakshmana Kumar Kothapalli

Announcing Our Fourteenth Speaker – Data Platform Expert – Lakshmana Kumar Kothapalli

Please join me in welcoming Lakshmana Kumar Kothapalli to Asia’s First SQL Conference, the one who is a technology savvy and problem solver. He is a person to whom you go with 100 solutions and he gives you the 101th idea to solve the problem. I want to take the privilege of introducing him to the SQL community in Asia!

Lakshmana is a technologist and enjoys solving problems, help people solve problems and deliver products and services to the customers with great quality and consistency. He loves working with DATA, and he loves SQL.

Lakshmana has 12+ years of rich experience in building and supporting business critical products and applications with Very Large Data at their core using various SDLC methods and technologies. 7+ years of experience in coaching and leading multiple teams to deliver time critical projects both in development and operations space. This often included adopting new technologies, creating new processes, bringing in new talent, both form market and schools, building leadership capacity and transforming them into high performance teams and help them succeed.

In critical situations Lakshmana rolls up his sleeves to work along with the team in resolving the problem and use such opportunities to help the team learn which satisfies his inner core which always wants to be hands on.

Lakshmana is an expert in designing, building, implementing and supporting large databases, data ingestion and batch processing, performance tuning and optimizing code and queries which processes large volumes of data in real-time, data replication for high availability and scalability for high-volume transactional data, distributed data caching and load balancing, text searching, database virtualization using following technologies:

Microsoft SQL Server, Transactional Replication, Log Shipping, Integration Services, Reporting Services, Windows and SQL Server Failover Clustering, HP Vertica, Apache Solr, Delphix, F5 Load Balancers, and HP 3PAR and EMC SAN and C#.

Lakshmana’s curiosity to experiment with what he learned always helped him master what he learned and his education, which covers electronics and applications helps him to troubleshoot low level and complicated technical problems very quickly.


In his current job, Lakshmana leads a group of world class Database Administrators who are not only accountable for keeping the businesses up and running but also work on multi-million dollar projects targeted for improving stability, performance and scalability to help business grow further. His team is distributed between Hyderabad and Gurgaon and they work very closely with their counterparts across the globe.

Lakshmana will be delivering a couple of breakout sessions at SQLServerGeeks Annual Summit 2015 in Dev and DBA track. Lakshmana is equally excited to be part of Asia’s First SQL Conference.

If you are hungry for some expert lessons on Developer and Advanced DBA space, do not miss this incredible encounter with Lakshmana.

What does it mean for you? Simply put, this is once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear him, meet him and learn from the Data Platform Expert!

Another rocking announcement, and the list grows bigger every day!

Still not registered for the conference? It is never too late. Reserve your seat now! For corporate registrations, write to mamita<at>peoplewareindia<dot>com.

Let your boss know today that Lakshmana Kumar Kothapalli is speaking at the Asia’s First SQL Conference and you want to attend his sessions – THIS IS UN-MISS-ABLE!

Do share and spread the word!

And I hope you have not missed our previous speaker announcements about Denny Cherry, Benjamin Nevarez , Praveen Srivatsa, Alberto Ferrari, Joey D’Antoni, Dave Dustin, Satya SKJ, Amit R S Bansal, Vic Parmar, Raj Chaudhuri & Nauzad Kapadia. Our battery of speakers is just going bigger and better!

SQLServerGeeks Annual Summit will be a mega event – For the SQL Community, By the SQL Community, Of the SQL Community! And it is turning out to be a star studded event!


About Manohar Punna

Manohar Punna is a Microsoft Data Platform Consultant and a Data Platform MVP. In his day to day job he works on building database and BI systems, automation, building monitoring systems, helping customers to make value from their data & explore and learn. By passion Manohar is a blogger, speaker and Vice President of DataPlatformGeeks. He is a community enthusiast and believes strongly in the concept of giving back to the community. Manohar is a speaker at various Data Platform events from SQL Server Day, various user groups, SQLSaturdays, SQLBits, MS Ignite, SSGAS & DPS. His One DMV a Day series is the longest one day series on any topic related to SQL Server available so far.

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