Prashanth is the Director at Mangalore Infotech Solutions Pvt. Ltd. delivering a variety of software solutions for clients. An experienced engineer, his role is to craft, design, develop, build and deploy large-scale, highly efficient software solutions on the Cloud infrastructure, and to generally solve the unsolvable. Young and energetic, Prashanth is on the forefront of multiple programming languages, and is a driving force behind the creativity that separates Mangalore Infotech software from competitors. Prashanth holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering, Los Angeles, and a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science Engineering from NMAMIT in India.
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February
2014

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I recently faced a weird issue where I had a Python Script when run in my normal shell prompt as ./shell_script.sh runs fine, but when I run it as a cron job, it fails. After a lot of digging around I found out that the culprit was an OS command running in the python script. Read more →

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June
2013

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As a DevOps guy working in a complex distributed systems project implemented in Agile we are constantly looking for innovative yet simple,elegant and robust solutions.We desperately needed a solution which would help us in Deployment,diagnosis of an issue,gather statistics or just the need to run scripts. Fabric allows us to do all of the above Read more →

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March
2013

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Pdb is Interactive debugging environment for Python programs. It includes features to pause a program, look at the values of variables, and watch program execution step by step and all this on terminal itself, you don’t need to install any IDE. Let’s learn some basic of PDB. Starting the Debugger There are three ways to Read more →

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March
2013

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Amazon Web Services has made it extremely easy and cost effective for anyone to own computing infrastructure on the Cloud as a service and launch applications that can be made highly scalable. We have been working on AWS now for more than 2 years and have had situations where our application is spread across 50 Read more →

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February
2013

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Although I don’t write much of code these days, I do architect and RnD on the new frameworks and modules that get adopted in my projects. This implies that I need to have a development environment ready for trying out new frameworks to adopt. When I had to reinstall my Mac because of performance issues Read more →