Murali Inuguru

Murali Inuguru is an Associate Director at Cognizant in the Cloud & Infrastructure Practice, acting as the global mainframe offering and solution lead. Murali is a distinguished IT professional with over 14 years of experience in IT. He is an energetic leader with a passion for people, process and technology. His core expertise is in data center modernization with a special interest in legacy modernization from both an application and infrastructure point of view. A university rank holder in graduation from Sri Venkateswara University, India, Murali has held leadership roles in several consulting and captive organizations in his career. Murali can be reached at


Mainframes: A Legacy to Discard or a Key Asset for Core Modernization?

“I predict that the last mainframe will be unplugged on March 15, 1996.” This forecast, made by former InfoWorld editor in chief Stewart Alsop in 1991, proves more highly exaggerated with each passing year. Mainframes continue to run inside many of the world’s largest companies, including banks, retailers, insurance companies and airlines, supporting their daily […]

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