Sundar has more than 23 years of experience in IT and Education and is associated with Infosys for more than 18 years. He is currently heading the CIS (Cloud and Infrastructure Services) Academy, which builds competency of engineers in the area of CIS at Infosys. He also manages the Open source technology group within ETA. Sundar holds a Bachelor of engineering degree in Electrical and Electronics Eng from Mysore University. He also holds a post graduate degree (M.Tech) in Power Systems from Mysore University and MS (Master of Science) in Software Systems from BITS, Pilani, and Rajasthan. At present he is pursuing his research on “Big data application on load forecasting in Smart Grids”.