Vikas is KPI's VP of Technology. He brings more than 10 years of experience working in multiple industries with clients that include fortune 500 companies like Humana, SDUSD, DJO Orthopedic, AMC Theatres, Eaton Corporation, Audatex and Pitney Bowes.
He has deep expertise and knowledge in the areas of Security, Performance, Complex infrastructure (including disaster recovery), Oracle BI applications, OBIEE, Informatica, Enterprise Data Warehousing, Master data management, and Hierarchy management.
Vikas is also responsible for KPI's award winning Methodology for implementing Oracle Business Intelligence, and for architecting KPI's product offerings such as KPI's metadata advisor tool, and for sales analytics for salesforce.com. He leads KPI's projects for most strategic customers.
Vikas has a Masters in Computer Science from University of Derby, UK and BS in Electronics from Osmania University, India.
Specialties & Interests: Vikas enjoys PS3, football, tennis and travelling to new places.
1-on-1 With Vikas Agrawal
Where is your hometown? San Jose, CA
Describe your role at KPI... Practice Director/Solutions Architect
Describe your professional background... 10 + years of BI experience working in multiple industries with clients that include fortune 500 companies like BoA, Humana, Amazon, DJO Orthopedic, Panasonic, AMC Theatres, Eaton Corporation, Audatex and Pitney Bowes.
What do you see is the #1 challenge with Business Intelligence? Real-time BI.
What was your first job? PC Repair and Assembler
What do you do in your free time? PS3, Football, Tennis, Travel to new places.
Favorite Quote: “Determine never to be idle...It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.” – Thomas Jefferson