S Nagarajan

Adjunct faculty

Email: s.nagarajan@iiitb.ac.in


  • M.S. (Indian Institute of Technology Madras)

S. Nagarajan is currently Technical Director at NetApp India, where he contributes to engineering Storage Systems. He has over 28 years of working experience in Computer Systems R & D. His current research interests are in Storage Systems, Emerging Computing Infrastructure, Operating Systems and Computer Architecture. Nagarajan holds a graduate degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Calicut (University topper) and M.S (by Research) from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. Previously he was Director (Systems) and Distinguished Technologist at HP, responsible for the R & D activities for Enterprise Servers, Storage & Networking Division. He started his career as R & D systems software engineer at Wipro Ltd., with responsibility for contributing to the development of computer and embedded systems. While at Wipro, he worked on several international assignments with customers such as Intel Corporation, Tandem Computers and Xerox Corporation. He worked as General Manager at Philips R & D, with responsibility for embedded software of Consumer Electronics products. He co-founded Bluefont Technologies, a technology startup in the digital convergence and wireless LAN domain. He also worked as Director of Technology at IPVALUE, contributing to intellectual property valuation. Nagarajan is a Senior Member of the IEEE, Member of the ACM and USENIX.

Research Interests

  • Storage Systems, Emerging Computing Infrastructure, Operating Systems and Computer Architecture