Installing magick-Config in Ubuntu 18.04 for Ruby (rmagic)

The Magick-Config is an executable that is needed to install rmagick gem for a ruby on rails application. The application i work on uses it and it's mandatory to install the native operating system binaries upfront to build the native extensions for the rmagick gem. When i was trying to…

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TBD : Visionary Intrepreneurship - III

In the previous post i discussed about persevere and it's relevance in an organization. In this post we will discuss gratitudeLet us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little,…

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Visionary Intrapreneurship - II

I will honestly agree, BELIEF IS HARD. In the last post, i discussed about belief and why it is important to work in an organization. Now this is a sequel to that article. What happens when you continue to believe in something and don't see the results. You lose motivation…

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Visionary Intrapreneurship - I

An intrapreneur is an entrepreneur within a large firm, who uses entrepreneurial skills without incurring the risks associated with those activities. They are employees (ASE's, SE's, SSE's and other ajdfkajfk) within a company who are assigned to work and they are instructed to develop the project like an entrepreneur would.…

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Updating Ubuntu on Windows to Xenial

Pro Tip : When i install Ubuntu on Windows 10 (or rather enable it from Add/Remove programs) i always get Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty, which is pretty old and a lot of new packages i expect are not available. Even doing a 'sudo apt-get upgrade' won't work unless you have…

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Things that i get inspired from Pokemon Go

When i started the playing the game Pokemon Go i felt really exicted about all the imaginary characters around me and spent quiet an amount of time catching them. Over time i started to approach the game from a more philosophical manner for no reason. There are a few triggering…

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#scruem

#Scruem - Scrum Poem This weekend I was preoccupied with, how I can explain the team on the importance of scrum and think of writing a small poem for the same. I named this as Scruem. Each line in the poem defines one of the ceremonies of scrum and as…

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Resume

Soundararajan Dhakshinamoorthy contact@soundararajan.in My overall objective is to improve software systems through the development of novel techniques as well as the application of known engineering principles. Work History Overall 11+ years of experience in developing enterprise applications and system software The Advisory Board Company, India - Senior Software…

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University Programs

If your college or any organization would like to have an engagement, please don’t hesitate to contact me at er.soundararajan@hotmail.com. I would be happy to involve in such activities, based on my availability :). Some of the visits in my past Annamalai Univeristy, Chidambaram, 2015 Hands…

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I 'm

Soundararajan Dhakshinamoorthy, and i am an computer science engineer with 10+ years of work experience in the field and 17+ years of acedemic experience. I live in the southern part of India. I am usually referred to as Soundar or Raju. I am married and blessed with one baby girl…

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