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Greetings from ISACA Hyderabad Chapter!

As a part of our Study Circle Meets, this Saturday, we are going to have a session.



Security and Software Development Life Cycle


Ramakrishna Annavazala, ISO 27000 LA, PRINCE2, Lead Consultant, Cigniti

Sivaramaprasad Kara, ISO 27000 LA, PMP, Lead Consultant, Infosys

Date &Time

Aug 27, 2016, Saturday, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM


ISACA Hyderabad Chapter @7-1-58/SC/103, Surekha Chambers, Ameerpet, Hyderabad.

Entry to the program is free for members, non-members will be required to pay a nominal fee of Rs 350/- 
Certified members are entitled for 2 CPE hours. We look forward to your active participation.


The objective of the session is to highlight on Secure Software Development Life Cycle. It tries to address the requirements of Project Managers, Program Managers, Developers, Architects and every individual interested in improving the security of product(s) developed by their organization(s). The session would act as an enabler for people who want to integrate security into their existing software development process.



Ramakrishna Annavazala is post graduate in Electronics having two decades years of rich experience in Process, Testing, Project Management and Information Security Management. He has good understanding of software Quality Standards/Models/Methodologies (CMMI, ISO, ITIL, SoX and Agile), Development and Support of Projects and Statistical Process Control (SPC). He has extensive experience in designing and deploying process frameworks for end to end testing, setting up Test Centres of Excellence (TCoE), Test Management, and Program & Project management, Release Management, Process Improvement and Change Management.He is certified Prince2and,ISMS- ISO 27001:2013 LA.

Siva Rama Prasad Kara with 14+ years of experience in leading teams involved in testing security products developed to address needs in EAI, Healthcare, public sector and banking domains. He has rich experience in implementing and auditing Quality Management Systems in compliance with ISO 9001, ISO 27001 and ISO 17025 in Software, Healthcare and Production industries.Experience in transformation projects.Process definition and implementation at Imagine Learning. He has led distributed testing teams across US and UK regions and conducted Agile trainings for Agile implementation and transformation. He is certified PMP and,ISMS - ISO 27001:2013 LA


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