Faculty Profile

M A Saifulla
Assistant Professor
M.S.(CSE) IIT Madras
PhD, Anna University, India

Contact Address:
School of Computer & Information Sciences
University of Hyderabad, Central University P.O.
Hyderabad - 500 046, India

Phone: +91-40-23134120
Fax: +91-40-23010780


Invited Talks and Resource Person for FDPs/OCs/RCs

Projects Development

Professional Recognition

Research Guidance

Research Publications

Areas of Interest

  • Network Traffic Engineering
  • SDN (Software Defined Networking)
  • NDN (Named Data Networking)
  • Datacentre products (Server Load Balancers)
  • Network Management Systems

Employment Details

  • Worked more than two years for TeNeT Group, IIT Madras and NMSWorks Software Ltd., Chennai as project officer and Lead Engineer and part of the development team of CygNet, an Integrated Network Management System
  • Worked as a Project and Technical Leader in the development team of Networking Products, Tata Elxsi Ltd, Bangalore for an year.
  • Worked as Senior Software Engineer (Technical Leader) in the team of Server Load Balancer for the Data Centers in Cisco Systems India Pvt Ltd, Bangalore for more than 7 years.
  • Member of Program Committee and Review Committee of IEEE ICCCT 2014, Hyderabad, India.
  • Member of Review Committee of IEEE IM 2002, International conference on Integrated Network management, Colorado, USA, SPECTS 2003, International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, Canada and IEEE PCCCTSG 2015, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Academic Background

  • Ph.D , Anna University, chennai ,India
  • M.S.(CSE),IIT Madras, India

Reserach Publications
  1. Amarajyothi A, Dr. M A Saifulla, Dr.V Radha ”A Comparison Analysis of Collaborative Filtering Techniques for Recommender Systems” in International Conference on Communications and Cyber-Physical Engineering (ICCCE – 2020), Springer’s LNEE series, Indexed: ISI Web of Science, Scopus and DBLP, Hyderabad.

  2. K. Sridevi, M A Saifulla, "Control Plane Efficiency by Load Adjustment in SDN", Fifth International Conference on Smart Trends in Computing and Communications (SmartCom 2021) held during 15-16 April 2021 in the USA.

  3. Amarajyothi Aramanda, Saifulla Md. Abdul, and Radha Vedala. 2021. Refining User Ratings Using User Emotions for Recommender Systems. The 23rd International Conference on Information Integration and Web Intelligence. Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 3–10. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3487664.3487666

  4. K Sridevi, M A Saifulla, "Multi Controller Load Balancing in Software Defined Networks: A Survey" in Learning and Analytics in Intelligent Systems, Vol 3, Springer Publishing pp 417 to 425, DOI 978-3-030-24322-7_52

  5. Sarika Nyaramneni, Dr. M A Saifulla, Sankalp Singh Mehra, ”Internet traffic prediction in SDN using RF and XGB” in International Conference on Computational and Bio Engineering (CBE'19) held at Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam at Tirupati on Dec 27-28 (indexed/publish in Springer, Learning and Analytics in Intelligent Systems).

  6. Sarika Nyaramneni, Md Abdul Saifulla, Shaik Mahboob Shareef, "ARIMA for Traffic Load Prediction in Software Defined Networks", Electronic ISBN: 978-981-15-5258-8, page.no 815 to 824, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-5258-8_75

Invited Talks and Resource Person for FDPs/OCs/RCs
Projects Development M.Tech. Dissertation Supervision


Courses Currently Teaching Courses Taught Previously

Sr No. Year Student Names Registration Numbers
Alfreds Futterkiste Maria Anders Germany Germany
Centro comercial Moctezuma Francisco Chang Mexico Germany

Profile Last Updated: July 29, 2021