Publications in Refereed International Journals:

15. Sudhakar, G.P. (2017), “The Challenges and Risks Involved in Construction Project Management in India”, Under Review with an International Journal.

14. Sudhakar, G.P. (2017), “Program Management of Content Development Projects”, International Journal of Advances in Management and Economics, Vol.6, No.6, Nov 2017, ISSN: 2278-3369.

13. Sudhakar, G.P. (2016), “Understanding the Meaning of “Project Success””, Binus Business Review, Vol. 7, Issue 2, August 2016, pp.163-169, ISSN: 2087-1228. (Indonesia)

12. Sudhakar, G.P. (2015), “A Review of Conflict Management Techniques in Projects”, Brazilian Journal of Operations and Production Management, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 214-232, ISSN: 2237-8960. (Impact Factor: 1.6025)

11. Sudhakar, G.P. (2014), “Project Management Insights from Bhagavad Gita”, PM World Journal, USA, Vol. III, Issue VII, July 2014, pp. 1-14, ISSN: 2330-4480.

10. Sudhakar, G.P. (2013), “Different Dimensions of Teams”, Ecoforum Journal, “Stefan cel Mare” University of Suceava, Romania, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 29-35, ISSN: 2344 – 2174. (Impact Factor: 0.454)

9. Sudhakar, G.P. (2013), “A Review of Critical Success Factors for Offshore Software Development Projects”, Organizacija (Organization: Journal of Management, Informatics and Human Resources), Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Maribor, Slovania, (Versita), Vol. 46, No. 6, pp. 282-296, ISSN: 1581-1832. (Listed in SSRN Recent Top-10 Downloads for Few Weeks) (Impact Factor: 0.202)

8. Sudhakar, G.P. (2013). “The Key Functions and Best Practices of Software Product Management”, Sprouts: Working Papers on Information Systems, 13(2), pp. 1-20, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, http://sprouts.aisnet.org/13-2, ISSN: 1535-6078.

7. Sudhakar, G.P. (2012), “A Model of Critical Success Factors for Software Projects”, Journal of Enterprise Information Management, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, UK, Vol. 25, Issue 6, 2012, ISSN: 1741-0398, Pp. 537-558. (Impact Factor: 1.82)

6. Sudhakar, G.P. , Ayesha Farooq, Sanghamitra Patnaik(2012), “Measuring the Productivity of Software Development Teams”, Serbian Journal of Management, Vol. 7, No. 1, January 2012, pp. 65-75, ISSN: 1452-4864 (SCOPUS Listed, Impact Factor: 0.765)

5. Sudhakar, G.P. (2011), “The Role of Vendor in Software Projects”, The Annals of The “Ştefan cel Mare” University of Suceava. Fascicle of The Faculty of Economics and Public Administration, “Stefan cel Mare” University of Suceava, Romania, Vol. 11, No. 1(13), 2011, pp. 308-313, ISSN: 2066-575X

4. Sudhakar, G.P. , Ayesha Farooq, Sanghamitra Patnaik (2011), “Soft Factors affecting the performance of software development teams”, Team Performance Management: An International Journal, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, UK, Vol. 17, Issue 3/4, 2011, pp. 187-205, ISSN: 1352-7592 (Impact Factor: 1.32)

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2010), “The Role of IT in Business Process Reengineering“, Acta Universitatis Danubius. Economica, Danubius University Press, Galati, Romania, Vol. 9 No. 4, 2010, pp. 28-35, Online ISSN: 2067 – 340X, Print ISSN: 2065-0175 (Impact Factor: 0.03)

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2010), “Understanding Software Development Team Performance”, Scientific Annals of the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” Univesity of Iasi: Economic Sciences, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University Press, Iasi, Romania, 2010, Vol. 2010, No. LVII, pp. 503-511, ISSN: 0379-7864

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “How To Provide Enterprise Project Management Solution?”, International Journal of Project Management Research: PM Research, International Project Management Association (IPMA), The Netherlands, October 2008, Issue 3, pp. 13-15.

Publications in Indian Journals :

22. Sudhakar, G.P. (2016),“The Leader and Follower as mentioned in Bhagavad-Gita”, Submitted to a National Journal.

21. Sudhakar, G.P. (2016), “The Growing Internet of Things”, Internet of Things, IUP Publications, Vol. 1, Issue 2, June 2016, pp. 31-33.

20. Sudhakar, G.P. (2015), “Scientific Research Methodology Vs. Social Science Research Methodology”, MTC Global Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 3, Issue 6, Jul-Sep 2015, pp. 36-40, ISSN: 2231-3710.

19. Sudhakar, G.P. (2015), “Insights from CSI e-Governance Knowledge Sharing Summit”, CSI Communications, Vol. 39, Issue 4, July 2015, pp. 32-34, ISSN: 0970-647X

18. Sudhakar, G.P. (2014), “Impact of Advanced Technologies on HR Function”, Business Manager, Vol. 17, No. 1, July 2014, pp. 5-7.

17. Sudhakar, G.P. (2013), “Research in Management:From Identification to Publication”, Indian Management, The Journal of The All India Management Association, Vol. 52, Issue 7, July 2013, pp. 34-38.

16. Sudhakar, G.P. (2010), “Teamwork in Software Organizations”, CSI Communications, Volume No. 34, Issue No. 6, September 2010, pp. 22-24, ISSN: 0970-647X

15. Sudhakar, G.P. (2010), “Software Development Team Performance”, Business Manager, Vol. 12, Issue 12, June 2010, pp. 36-37.

14. Sudhakar, G.P. , Ayesha Farooq, Sanghamitra Patnaik(2010), “The Need for High Performance Teams in Indian IT Industry”, HRM Review, Vol –X, Issue – V, IUP Publications, May 2010, pp. 34-36, ISSN: 0972-5148

13. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “The Role of Software Test Management in Product Development”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VIII, Issue 8, pp. 40-45, August 2008, ISSN: 0972-5334

12. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “CHHATTISGARH: The Emerging IT destination in India”, e-Business, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. IX, Issue 9, pp. 49-52, September 2008, ISSN: 0972-5180

11. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Effective Project Management: Key Steps for Project Success”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University, Vol. VIII, Issue 4, pp. 53-56, April 2008, ISSN: 0972-5334

10. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Best Practices in Software Project Management”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VIII, Issue 3, pp. 65-69, March 2008, ISSN: 0972-5334

9. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Conflict Resolution in Project Environment”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VIII, Issue 2, pp. 52-56, February 2008, ISSN: 0972-5334

8. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Product Development vs. Services: Challenges for Project Manager”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VII, Issue 11, pp. 57-61, November 2007, ISSN: 0972-5334

7. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Challenges faced by the Project Managers in IT industry”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VII, Issue 9, pp. 62-65, September 2007, ISSN: 0972-5334

6. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “From Strategy to Program Management”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VII, Issue 8, pp. 35-37, August 2007, ISSN: 0972-5334

5. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “The Challenges in new IT Product Development”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VII, Issue 6, pp. 59-61, June 2007, ISSN: 0972-5334

4. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Team Work: Fostering Productivity”, Projects & Profits, The ICFAI University Press, Vol. VII, Issue 5, pp. 68-69, May 2007, ISSN: 0972-5334

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2003), “Software Engineers need Mentors”, Indian Management, The Journal of All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi, Vol. 42, Issue 3, pp. 95, March 2003

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2002), “Management Consulting as Career”, Indian Management, The Journal of All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi, Vol. 41, Issue 7, pp. 94, October 2002

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (1997), “CORBA: An Overview”, CSI Communications, Vol. 20, Issue 8, pp. 16-19, February, 1997, ISSN: 0970-647X

Book Reviews:

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2009), Book Review of “IT Today: Technologies, Products, Careers Trends and People” authored by Prof. Sowmyanarayanan Sadagopan, Best Books, ICFAI University Press, Vol. IX, Issue 6, pp. 35-39, June 2009, ISSN: 0972-5369

Book Chapters:

7. Sudhakar, G.P. (2009), “Software Programmer: The Management Perspective”, Published in Managing Software Professionals, ICFAI University Press, 2009, pp. 3-11, ISBN: 978-8131424889

6. Sudhakar, G.P. (2009), “Technology Management:An Overview”, Published in Technology Management: Concepts and Perspectives, ICFAI University Press, 2009, pp. 3-13, ISBN: 978-81-314-2443-8

5. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Managing Dynamics in Teams”, published in Organizational Behavior: New Perspectives, The ICFAI University Press, 2008, pp. 88-97, ISBN: 978-81-314-2140-6

4. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Lightweight Project Management Methodologies”, Published in Managing Projects in the New Age, The ICFAI University Press, 2008, pp. 85-94, ISBN: 978-81-314-1649-5

3. Sudhakar, G.P. & Sumati Reddy (2008), “The Global Manager: Ensuring Success in a Global Business Environment”, Published in The Global Manager, The ICFAI University Press, 2008, pp. 1-11, ISBN: 978-81-314-1438-5

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Recruitment Strategies of Indian IT firms”, Published in Indian IT Industry and HR Perspectives, The ICFAI University Press, 2008, pp. 85-92, ISBN: 978-81-314-1566-5

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “Software Product Engineering: An Overview”, Published in Software Product Management: Issues and Perspectives, The ICFAI University Press, 2008, pp. 55-65, ISBN: 978-81-314-1589-4

Magazines Articles:

15. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Leadership Acceptance Patterns”, PM Essence, PMI Bangalore chapter newsletter, pp. 4, November 2007

14. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Which Stakeholders interact with Project Managers?”, PM Essence, PMI Bangalore chapter newsletter, pp. 2-4, July 2007

13. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Confrontation – The way to conflict resolution”, The SmartTechie, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 43, February 2007

12. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Getting to Know your team better!”, PM Essence, PMI Bangalore chapter newsletter, pp.3, January 2007

11. Sudhakar, G.P. (2006), “People Side of Project Management”, Express Computer, Vol. 17, No. 40, pp. 33, 04 December 2006

10. Sudhakar, G.P. (2006), “Best Practices forP roject Management”, Express Computer, Vol. 17, No. 24, pp. 28, 14 August 2006

9. Sudhakar, G.P. (2005), “The Land of Opportunities: USA”, Business & Management Chronicle, June 2005

8. Sudhakar, G.P. (2005), “Management Consulting in US”, The Global Educator, Vol. II, Issue 6, pp. 16-17, January 2005

7. Sudhakar, G.P. (2004), “The Land of Opportunities: USA”, Business & Management Chronicle, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 20, October 2004

6. Sudhakar, G.P. & Manjula, G. (2004), “Protecting the Programmer’s Productivity”, Businessgyan, Vol. 4, Issue 6, pp. 27-28, 14th October 2004

5. Sudhakar, G.P. (2004), “Flying high, the IT way”, Businessgyan, Vol. 4, Issue 5, pp. 44-45, 14th September 2004

4. Sudhakar, G.P. (2004), “Role of IT MNCs in Indian Economy”, Business & Management Chronicle, Vol. 8, No. 11, pp. 22-23, August 2004

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2004), “Skills Versus Experience”, Businessgyan, Vol. 3, Issue 4, pp. 24-25, 14th August 2004

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2001), “Why Young Techies need able Mentors”, Express Computer, 15 Oct 2001

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2001), “Tapping Managerial Talents”, Computers Today, Vol. 17, No. 229, page. 82,16-30 June 2001

Newspaper Articles:

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2002), “Why Young Engineers hop Companies?”, The Hindu, Open Page, 17 December 2002

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2002), “Visa to the global World – Management Consulting”, The Hindu, Open Page, 27 August 2002

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2002), “For a Global Career – International MBA degree”, The Hindu, Open Page, 18 June 2002

Websites/Internet/Online Articles:

5. Sudhakar, G.P. (2007), “Responsibility Acceptance Patterns”, www.pmhub.net, 10th May 2007

4. Sudhakar, G.P. (2006), “Growth Strategies of Successful Indian IT Companies”, Businessgyan.com, 28th Jan 2006

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2006), “Engineering managers in IT industry”, Businessgyan.com, 20th Jan 2006

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2006), “Global Manager: The needed Skills”, Businessgyan.com, 20th Jan 2006

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2006), “Management Consulting Industry: An Overview”, Businessgyan.com, 20th Jan 2006

Refereed Proceedings and Conferences:

7. Sudhakar, G.P. (2017), “The Role of Conflicts in Top Management Teams”, Proceedings of International Conference on “Innovative & Sustainable Business Practices”, Department of Management Studies, University of Madras, 10th February, 2017, Published in International Journal of Business Intelligence & Innovations, Special Volume, Issue 4, pp. 608-616, February 2017, ISSN: 2348-4705.

6. Sudhakar, G.P. (2016), “Critical Failure Factors (CFFs) of IT Projects”, Proceedings of National. Conference on Management Research-2016, Institute of Computers and Business Management (ICBM) – School of Business Excellence, Hyderabad, India, 24 September, 2016.

5. Sudhakar, G.P. (2009), “Factors affecting the productivity of Indian Software Development teams in an uncertain economic era”, Proceedings of National Seminar On Managing in an Uncertain Economic Era – Embracing Change in a Service Economy, School of Management Studies, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, 5-7 November 2009, In Sita, V. and Ramana, V.V.(eds) (2012), Management Practices and Strategies in an Uncertain Era: The Indian Experience, New Century Publications, New Delhi, ISBN-10: 8177083279, ISBN-13: 978-8177083279

4. Sudhakar, G.P. (2009), “People issues in software services delivery”, Proceedings of National Conference on Customer Oriented Services Management, Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), Hyderabad, 5-6 March 2009

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2009), “Advancements in Software Project Management in Indian IT Industry”, Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Management Research, Management in the New Era: Prospects, Perspectives & Paradigms, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, 14th & 15th February 2009, ISBN: 978-81-7446-709-6

2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2008), “People Side of Modern Project Management”, Proceeding of 4th International Conference on Project Management Leadership (PML), QAI India, May 30 – 31st, 2008, Bangalore, India.

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (1999), “Advancements in Distributed Systems”, Wipro TechForum, Bangalore, India, November, 1999.

Distance Learning Material Developed

Following are the Study Material Developed for Various Indian Universities Distance/Flexible Learning Programs (FLPs).

Content Development (CD): list of products in which I developed content:

  1. Service Operations Management, Case Studies
  2. Software Project Management, Case Studies
  3. IT & Systems, Case Studies
  4. e-BusinessCase Studies
  5. Business Intelligence, Case Studies
  6. Software Project Management, PEP Notes
  7. IT & Systems, PEP Notes
  8. Big Data and Analytics, PEP Notes
  9. Software Design and Architecture, PEP Notes
  10. Business Intelligence, PEP Notes
  11. Information Security, PEP Notes
  12. Fundamentals of Management, PEP Notes
  13. IT & Systems, Workbook (Co-Authored)
  14. Entrepreneurship Development, SLM
  15. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SLM
  16. Healthcare Project Management, SLM, Case Studies, PEP Notes, Bullet Notes, Videos
  17. Business Intelligence (BI), SLM
  18. Management Information Systems (MIS), SLM
  19. Advanced Topics in IT, SLM Block of IT & Systems
  20. Software Project Management, SLM:  Consisting of following blocks:
    1. Introduction to Software Project Management, SLM Block
    2. Software Project Planning, SLM Block
    3. Software Project Execution, SLM Block
    4. Software Project Monitoring, Controlling and Progress Tracking, SLM Block
    5. Software Project Metrics, Project Closure and Postmortem, SLM Block
  1. Quantitative Methods, SLM

 

Content Review (CR): list of products, in which I am involved in content review:

  1. Information Security, PEP Notes
  2. Information Security, SLM
  3. Recruitment Management, SLM
  4. Training and Development, SLM
  5. Management Information Systems (MIS), SLM
  6. Software Design and Architecture, SLM
  7. SMACS for Business, SLM
  1. Business Intelligence, Workbook
  2. E-Business, Workbook
  3. Global Human Resource Management, Workbook
  4. Human Resource Planning and Audit, Workbook
  5. Organization Development, Workbook
  6. Strategic Human Resource Management, Workbook
  7. Training & Development, Workbook
  8. Business Intelligence, Bullet Notes
  9. E-Business, Bullet Notes
  10. IT & Systems, Bullet notes
  11. Information Security, Bullet Notes
  12. Software Design and Architecture, Bullet Notes

 

Quality Review (QR): list of products, in which I am involved in quality review:

  1. Big Data and Analytics, SLM
  2. Performance Management and Review System, SLM
  3. Software Design and Architecture, Workbook
  4. E-Business, Workbook

Case Studies (Regular Cases) Developed:

4. Sudhakar, G.P. (2018), “ISRO: 104 Satellites in 1 go” , Proceedings of International Conference on Strategy, System and Services for Sustainability and Scalability of Business (5S), School of Management, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India, March 23-24, 2018; Published in Vidyaniketan Journal of Management Research, March 2018, pp. 74-94

3. Sudhakar, G.P. (2017), “Partanjali: From Nowhere to $1 billion”, (Under Review)
2. Sudhakar, G.P. (2017), “Tata: The Biggest Boardroom Coup”, (Under Review)

1. Sudhakar, G.P. (2016), “Chennai Floods: Innovative Management Practices”, (Under Review)

Case Studies (Short Cases): Books

3. A Book consisting of 15 caselets studies (Each-1 Page) has been developed for Business Intelligence subject, The ICFAI University Group, 2017.

2. A Book consisting of 20 caselets studies (Each-1 Page) has been developed for Software Project Management subject, The ICFAI University Group, 2016.

1. A Book consisting of 24 caselets studies (Each-1 Page) has been developed for IT & Systems subject, The ICFAI University Group, 2015.