Sridhar Rao

Spirent Communications
Sridhar received his Ph.D degree in computer science from National University of Singapore, in 2007. Sridhar’s research interests are mainly in the domain of next-generation wired and wireless networking, and use of Machine-Learning in Networking. Sridhar is currently working as Senior Architect with Spirent Communications, India. He has been working on Software-Defined-Networks since its inception in 2009. He has worked on various opensource (ODL, ONOS, RYU, OVS etc) and commercial (NEC) SDN controllers and switching-platforms. He is certified in Next-generation Datacenter Networking, Openstack, Docker containers, Kubernetes and Machine Learning (MLSS). He is PTL of OPNFV-VSPERF, and has been speaker at various opensource summits and conferences such as OPNFV, OSS, ONS, IEEE NFVSDN, etc. His articles on SDN and NFV are published and well-read in www.newstack.io