Shankar Radhakrishnan is a Senior Solutions Architect with HCL Technologies. He brings more than 16 years of experience in Data management, Data warehousing, Analytics and Business Intelligence, playing technical leadership and cross functional roles. He has extensive experience working for private startups to multinational public companies, inUnited States and India. In HCL,his area of focus includes Big Data, Analytics, Business Intelligence 2.0, Social Intelligence, Sentiment Analysis, Text Analytics, Cloud Computing, Customer Centricity, DW Appliance, Data Architecture, Enterprise Solutions Architecture, Intellectual Property Management, MPP Data warehouses, Master Data Management (MDM).Immediately before joining HCL, he was the ‘Director of Data Architecture’ with Mobclix (recently acquired by Velti) in Bay Area, California. Mobclix is the largest mobile Ad Exchange, focusing on real-time Mobile Application and Social Analytics. He was in charge of the cloud based data architecture, which provided rich and robust Application Analytics, using Aster Datas nCluster to manage huge volumes of data out of Elastic Cloud from Amazon.com. He also played key roles in data with Yahoo Inc., Sun Microsystems Inc., Walt Disney Internet Group, Sidestep, Obopay, Polaris Software Lab Ltd.