Open Source Strategy Consulting



This presentation will describe how a Strategy Consulting start up in Bangalore, India is promoting Open Source enterprise applications and has made a difference in over a dozen organizations in the last year and a half.


Venkat Mangudi Consulting was started by Venkat Mangudi in early 2008 when he returned home after working for over a decade in South Korea, Germany, Singapore and the US.

This discussion discusses the enterprise opportunities among the small and medium enterprises in India and how Open Source solutions are making a tremendous penetration in that sector. It discusses the various applications that are being deployed and how Venkat Mangudi Consulting is building an Open Source HRMS solution based on an existing Open Source framework.

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  • Me

    Venkat Mangudi

    Venkat Mangudi Consulting


    President & CEO at Venkat Mangudi Consulting

    Open Source Evangelist who specializes in optimizing technology portfolio at Small and Medium Businesses. Senior Technologist who thrives on challenge and draws upon strong technical and cross functional skills to achieve key business needs and resolve tactical pains. Senior Manager with a consistent record in selling, planning, deploying and managing enterprise applications across India, Germany, Singapore and the United States. Significant experience in business development and engagement management for the world’s largest enterprise software company, Oracle. Expertise in formulating technology strategies and redeploying enterprise applications to support overall business plan of large and very large clients. Background includes significant experience in the Financial Services segment as well as exposure to High Technology, Telecommunication and Retail verticals.

    PMI Certified Project Management Professional

    - Open Source Strategy
    - Enterprise Information Strategy & Architecture
    - Program Management
    - Project Management
    - Strategy Consulting
    - Change Management
    - Business Process Improvement
    - Outsourcing Strategies