When Shailendra Kadre asked me to write this foreword, I was truly humbled and curious. My technical expertise is negligible, so why ask me? Over the course of the time that I have known Mr. Kadre, I have learned that he possesses both exemplary technical and leadership skills—a rare combination of attributes. What I have also learned about him through the course of our association is that he embraces the fact that it is leadership that makes the difference between average and excellent in any organization. While technology is exciting, it takes the human touch to turn it into something brilliant.

This brings me to the point where I am writing the foreword to the book. The thing that drives me—that I am passionate about—is assisting ...

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