Janaka is from Kurunegala area. Having attended Maliyadeva College, he is a B.Sc. (Hons.) graduate in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Moratuwa.
Janaka is interested in studying and understanding how things work, and trying to fix them whenever they don't work. He likes to help others whenever possible, in whatever possible way. His areas of academic interest include computer architecture, operating systems and communication systems.
Janaka enjoys blogging, reading books, listening to oriental music and watching brain-twister movies. He spends his free time time trying to find ways to automate and optimize all sorts of things, and figuring out ways to cope with all kinds of technical issues he has faced during work.