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Ramesh R. Nagappan

Ramesh R. Nagappan


Indian Institute of Science, M.S.
Madurai-Kamaraj University, B.S.
Harvard University, Cert.


  • RIAS 101
    Foundations of Information Assurance

  • RIAS 110
    Applied Cryptography and Access Control

  • RIAS 120
    Securing Applications, Web Services, and Software-As-A-Service (SAAS)

  • RIAS 172
    Network Security

  • RIAS 190
    Special Topics in Information Assurance and Security


  • Nagappan, Ramesh R.. Core Security Patterns: Best Practices and Strategies for J2EE, Web Services and Identity Management. Prentice Hall, 2005.
  • Nagappan, Ramesh R.. Developing Java Web Services. Wiley Technology Publishing, 2003.
  • Nagappan, Ramesh R.. Professional J2EE EAI. Wrox Press Ltd., 2001.

Ramesh Nagappan, MS, CISSP, CISA, is a Technologist at Sun Microsystems. He has extensive experience with, and remains focused on, securing applications, XML Web services, and identity management technologies. He is the co-author of Core Security Patterns (Prentice Hall) and four other books on topics related to J2EE, EAI and XML Web services. He frequently speaks at industry conferences and contributes to industry standards and open-source initiatives on Java, XML and Security.

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