Sarath Lakshman is a software engineer living in Bangalore, India. He is a developer working on indexing and storage problems at enterprise NoSQL database company, Couchbase. Sarath is a hacktivist of opensource software and had contributed to various projects. He has published ariticles on opensource and also authored a book on Linux shell scripting.
He loves working on system software, distributed systems and storage engines.
He is best known for:
- Core developer of zBase, an open source scalable distributed storage platform that powers Zynga.
- Author of Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook by Packt publishers.
- Developer of a user friendly GNU/Linux distribution called Slynux during high school.
- Author of many technical articles published on LinuxForYou magazine.
- Participation in Google Summer of Code during the years 2008, 2009 and 2010
- Workshops and talks at various Free and Opensource events.
Sarath can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org