Prof. Shivaprakash Ranga has completed B. E. in Information Science and M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University and is pursuing Ph.D. from the samel University. He has presented papers in many conferences and published research papers in refereed journals. Prof. Shivaprakash has also worked on projects funded by Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and Vision Group of Science and Technology. He has also filed a patent on ‘Method, System and Apparatus for personal privacy of medical data set using Hadoop Map Reduce’ with Indian Patent Office, Chennai.