March 30, 2024

Going back to academia

Thoughts on why I decided to pursue masters in CS and a bit about the application process. (Read more ...)

November 05, 2023

Building a basic web server from scratch

Build a basic web server from scratch alongwith handling HTTP requests and concurrent requests. (Read more ...)

October 21, 2023

Analyzing bank sector results

Some of the metrics that can be used to fundamentally analyze bank sector results. (Read more ...)

August 25, 2023

The Cost in a No Cost EMI

Diving into all the costs behind a No Cost EMI transaction through a HDFC Bank Credit Card. (Read more ...)

October 24, 2021

End of Chapter One: Leaving Cisco

24th October 2021 was my last day at Cisco, a short writeup reflecting on my experience and why I left. (Read more ...)

June 18, 2021

Browser behaviour in HTTP/1.1 vs HTTP/2

Understand the behaviour by most modern browsers for serving HTTP/1.1 and HTTP/2 websites. (Read more ...)

January 09, 2021

Python Default Arguments Blunder

Sharing a common Python mistake I faced related to mutuable default arguments and how to not make the same mistake. (Read more ...)

December 31, 2020

Year in a Review - 2020

I look back at 2020, and note down few things that were memorable. (Read more ...)

August 05, 2020

Beginning of new chapter at Cisco

The beginning of a student to professional career as a Software Engineer at Cisco. (Read more ...)

July 15, 2020

Running DPDK Forwarding Applications with Pktgen-DPDK

Running DPDK l2fwd, l3fwd, l3fwd-power forwarding applications using pktgen-dpdk as traffic generator with customized flows. (Read more ...)

April 28, 2020

Migrating Jekyll Blog to Gatsby

Steps to migrate Jekyll Blog to Gatsby and deploying Site using GitHub Actions to GitHub Pages. (Read more ...)

April 04, 2020

Origination of HackVerse

Story behind the idea of a National Level Hackathon (HackVerse) at NITK, Surathkal which became one of India's finest and biggest student-run hackathon. (Read more ...)

August 25, 2019

ns-3 GSoC 2019 Report

Summarizing my GSoC 2019 Experience with the ns-3 Organization and my mentors. (Read more ...)

May 28, 2019

My GSoC Project

A brief into the project, the organization, and the gains out of the community bonding period. (Read more ...)

May 07, 2019

Journey to GSoC 2019

A bit about my journey to getting accepted for GSoC 2019 with the ns-3 organization. (Read more ...)

July 25, 2018

Alexa Fact Skill

Learning to build a voice user interface is a great skill to have as devices like the Amazon Echo, and Google Home are gaining popularity. Find out more about how to develop a basic fact skill for Amazon Alexa. (Read more ...)

December 19, 2017

Chaos Engineering

What does it take to build confidence in your system's behavior while in production? How do companies like Netflix, Google, and Twilio find unknown weaknesses in their production systems? (Read more ...)