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An attempt to help the people by sharing the knowledge & ideas.

Chandan Kumar

My name is Chandan Kumar

The guy behind Geek Flare and Site Relic.

In 2012, I started writing about my Middleware experience, knowledge as my reference guide on chandan.pro and started receiving feedback that it has helped many professionals. Later I moved my blog to chandank.com, and now it's known as Geek Flare.

Geek Flare

in 2015, I started Geek Flare. Initially, it was mostly about IBM WebSphere, Apache HTTP but couldn't stop there.

Today, I aim to cover Web Security, Cloud Computing, CDN, Web Optimisation & Automation.

Geek Flare attract more than 250,000 readers monthly and has generated more than 3 million page views since launch.

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Site Relic

Coming in early July...A site toolbox for Web Engineer, Webmaster, SEO Analyst, Website owner and Everyone.

Site Relic tools help you to test your website for Performance, SEO & Security across devices globally.

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My first eBook was "Joomla! 3 Newbie's Guide", that provides website designer and administrator with the knowledge to install, configure, implement, troubleshoot & perform maintenance for Joomla! 3 Content Management System.

Later, I co-authored two books on IBM WebSphere Application Server ND with Steve Robinson It was about IBM WAS ND Administration & Performance Tuning.

Little More About Me

I did my International M.B.A. from Arcadia University through Aventis School of Management. Along with Master, I've the following certifications.

  • AWS Solution Architect

    AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

  • ITIL Framework

    ITIL Foundation in IT Service Management

  • HP UNIX Administration

    HP UX Certified System Administrator

  • IBM WebSphere Scripting

    IBM WAS V6.1 Scripting & Automation

  • Microsoft Windows Administration

    Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator

You might guess, I love writing & helping people.

My Personal Life

I am happily married to my beautiful wife, Rity Anand and we have one kid - a boy, Neil Kumar. In my free time, I enjoy watching movies, traveling, and hanging out with my friends.


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