Designation: Founder & CEO, PushEngage
Topic: Open Source at PushEngage, a Browser Push Notifications platform
Track: Open Source and You
Time: 12:30 – 01:00 PM
Mr. Ravi Trivedi is the founder of PushEngage.com, a leading platform for browser push notifications, which is currently live in 125+ countries. Earlier he founded CouponRani.com, a top coupon site in India with over 1M unique visits. He is a growth marketer, with hands on marketing experience with running online businesses in India and US. Prior to this, he worked as a Principal at Southeast Interactive Technology Funds, an early stage technology venture capital fund in North Carolina, USA. Before Southeast Interactive Technology Funds, he worked as Equity Analyst with Bank of America, where he covered companies over $120B in market capitalization. He was part of the team that was ranked runners up in the Alpha Hedge Fund Research rankings. He started his career as a software engineer at Hewlett Packard and has global cross-functional experience in leading and managing technology functions. Ravi co-authored the book Web Services Security, and participated in creating web services standards. He holds a Patent for “System and Methods for Recommending Third Party Services”.
He also does angel investments and has made 7 investments in digital startups. Ravi completed his MBA from Duke University, Fuqua School of Business and has a Masters in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
In this talk he will highlight how PushEngage is embracing open source, and what is the technology stack we use. Further, we will share some best practices and things that have worked well for us from open source. We will also spend some time sharing about how Browser Push Notifications work, which are based on a W3C- Push open browser standard.