An IT industry veteran with over 23 years of experience, Manjunath Prasad is the Head-IT Infrastructure at TVS & Sons. His areas of expertise include IT operations, infrastructure management, audit compliance, risk management, disaster recovery, datacenter management, and application management among others.

One of the largest automobile corporate dealers in India, TVS & Sons, adopted cloud on its journey of digital transformation. The organization deployed partsmart application on cloud to optimize the process of deliverins spareparts to distributors and retailers across the country. The agility of the cloud model allowed the company to accommodate dynamic business changes, while maintaining faster delivery to market. Other benefits include better productivity, customer satisfaction, existing asset utilization, and sustainable costs. The deployment also added to the productivity of its sales staff as the application was accessible 24 by 7. Adoption of open source technology and cloud hosting has resulted in significant cost savings and faster deployment for the organization. Additionally, features such as DR capabilities have resulted in improved access and backup.