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Blended and MOOC Learning 

MOODLE a Course Management System is currently in use at VIT Chennai that caters to more than 9000 users of this university (http://moodlecc.vit.ac.in)

Big Blue Button, A Virtual Classroom software that caters to 5000+ users of this university for online classrooms where the students and faculty can be from anywhere in the world interact together.

Virtual programming Laboratory (Jail Server) is deployed for online coding events and automated source code verification using test cases and hidden test cases. This also caters to 5000+ users of this university.

Created my own Linux distribution that powers the entire VIT Chennai Campus (Computer Science and Engineering) with more than 85% of the laboratories converted to Linux.

Conducted more than 80+ workshops on Network Simulation workshops in various parts of the country.

Conducted more than 15 training programmes in MOODLE. Conducted more than 10 training programmes in Linux and Open Source Technologies.

Earned a certificate as a mentor for Embedded System Design course Offered by NPTEL during Jan – July 2017 

Have a YouTube channel on Networks, Embedded Systems, MOODLE and Open source technologies with almost 1000 subscribers with almost 100 videos.
https://www.youtube.com/tspradeepkumar 

Also maintains two websites https://www.nsnam.com and https://www.pradeepkumar.org that delivers information related to open source, lecture notes, learning strategy, etc.

Taken a one hour webinar on 23rd Nov 2016 for www.Techgig.com and the URL is https://vimeo.com/192771857. More than 600 participants attended the webinar.

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