Lakshmi NarasimhanTechnical Architect
Lakshmi is a Technical Architect at Axelerant. He has been writing code since 2000 and worked as a systems programmer in a previous incarnation before defecting to web development.
Lakshmi is a strong open source advocate and has promoted and deployed open source solutions whenever he got the opportunity across the stack, ranging from big data, NoSQL till CSS and coffeescript in the frontend. He encountered Drupal in 2009 when he got his first Drupal gig and has fallen in love with the framework and community ever since.
Lakshmi lives in Chennai with his wife and 2 daughters. When he is not working, he tries his hand at speculative fiction, mostly in the sci-fi and military thriller genre. His first novel will be published sometime next year.