V. Radhakrishnan – Profile

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Experience Profile ( Summary ) :

Around thirty three years experience in software development, which includes stints in both Industry as well as in Consulting. Worked at various levels with blue-chip companies in the past such as HCL, TVS, GAC (Sweden), Infosys, Peritus (USA) & GE.

Management experience included heading the Y2K Tools Team while at Infosys, being the Centre Head (India) for Peritus Software and heading the Information Technology Lab of GE, managing large teams. Was awarded Grade A+ by the Senior VP (SBU-1 ) during the annual appraisal at Infosys.

Successful entrepreneur & consultant, having developed software for over 70 organizations in and around Bangalore.

Proficient in both Applications as well as Systems Software. Current focus is mainly in Systems Software development. Very strong in 'C' programming having programmed exclusively in 'C' over the last two decades.

Currently working as a freelance consultant, writing device drivers for several companies, for USB, PCI, CardBus, Network Interfaces etc. Also assist companies with product testing, software architecture review, design review, code review, code optimization and developing embedded applications.

Training Programs Conducted :

Wipro Technologies

Several programs ( over 20 ) on Linux Internals, Device Drivers, Kernel Debugging, PCI Bus Architecture etc. including their Chennai & Pune Offices.

HP-GDIC ( Digital Globalsoft)

Several programs ( over 10 ) on Linux Internals & Device Drivers.

Novell Software Development

Several programs ( over 20 ) on Linux Application Development & Internals.

Dell Product Group, India

Several programs ( over 5 ) on Linux Debugging, USB, PCI  etc.

Hewlett Packard - ISO

Several programs (over 150 ) on Linux Internals, Device Drivers, RTOS, POSIX pthreads etc.

Infineon Technologies India

Several programs ( over 5 ) on Linux, RT-Linux, Video Frame Buffers, Internals, Drivers.

Cypress Semiconductor

Two programs on Advanced Networking under Linux.

EMC Data Storage Systems

Linux Kernel Debugging. Several more for QA group.


Embedded Linux.

LG Soft India

Advanced Linux Administration.

Nokia India

Several programs ( over 5 ) on Linux Internals, Linux debugging, networking

Sasken Communications

Linux Internals, Device Drivers.

L&T Infotech

Linux Internals & Device Drivers.

Tata Elxsi

PC Architecture, Assembly Language Programming / DOS

American Megatrends

Linux Internals & Drivers


Linux Internals & Device Drivers ( over 30 ).

Analog Devices

Several programs ( over 4 ) on Linux Internals, Device Drivers, Networking etc.
One program conducted for Toronto Design Centre, Canada. Was gifted a Blackfin BF-533 based devkit after the training program as a token of appreciation !

Sun Microsystems


Freescale Semiconductors

Linux Internals / Drivers

Adaptec India

Linux Internals / Drivers

Axes Technologies

Linux Internals / Drivers


Linux Internals

Texas Instruments            

Linux Internals / Drivers & Embedded Linux on Davinci (ARM platform + DSP )    

NDS Pay TV Technology

Linux Internals

BECEEM Communications

Linux Internals & Device Drivers

Conexant Systems

Linux Internals ( 3 batches )

Schneider Electric

Embedded Linux on ARM


Linux Internals & Device Drivers


Linux Internals & Device Drivers

Academic Background & Results :


Conducted By

Results / Awards

Bachelor’s Degree [B.Sc] majoring in Statistics, Mathematics & Operations Research.

Madras Christian College,
University Of Madras

First Class With Distinction.
Statistics Special Prize.
Dr. Kibble’s Award.

MS - Embedded System Design

Manipal University

First Class with Distinction

Master’s Degree [M.M.S] in Management Studies

Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Bombay
(One of the top 5 Management Institutes in India.)

Lalchand Kilachand Award for Academic Excellence.

National Standard Test in Programming Competence
Languages [N.S.T.P.C]
- Data Structures with ‘C’

Computer Society Of India

First Class.

All India Competence in Computing Examination

CMC Ltd – A Government Of India Enterprise

Grade ‘GOOD’.

General Linux Administration



ARM Accredited Engineer &
ARM Accredited MCU Engineer
Passed both the exams successfully

ARM Accredited Engineer
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