Ravindra and his team is successfully developing and deploying Samsung IoT platform “SmartThings” across the global. Along with the large scale cloud development to support millions of Samsung devices and partner devices, with high security and reliability, the team also provides the mobile based apps for Samsung/Non-Samsung devices and micro-controller based trusted hardware platform modules to 3rd party OEMs. Ravindra team also has a global ST certification lab. They are continuously researching converged experiences for Samsung consumers on the IoT connected Samsung and partner appliances. Along with data analytics and machine learning techniques for large volume offline and real time data processing for value creation through EDGE processing and also on the ST cloud. Most important research focus is security fortification of the SmartThings platform. In the past Ravindra’ led teams for Samsung convergence experiences, Samsung Computational photography, IMS solutions (VoLTE/PTT, etc.), Samsung’ initial phone with the multi-media libraries, etc. Ravindra has done his masters from IIT Delhi in Computer Technology and his bachelors in Electronics & Telecommunications, from GEC, Goa.