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Individual Member Profile


ramki krishnan

Date Joined
September 23, 2013

Dell Inc. From 2015-03-23 (Current)
Statement of Interest

contribute in the areas of energy efficiency, scheduling, networking etc.


I have a deep understanding of various technologies and strong business acumen to lead and transform innovation into customer-winning products. My expertise includes a wide range of technologies and market trends, including: Software Defined Networking (SDN), Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), Public/Private Cloud services, Network Virtualization, Overlay Networking, OpenFlow, Data Center, MPLS etc. I have previous startup experience. I hold 13 issued US patents. I am speaker in key conferences such as ONS, OpenStack, OpenDaylight etc. I am a leader and active participant in several research and standards organizations such as IRTF, IETF and ETSI NFV.

Currently, I am CTO of NFV at Dell Networking driving the NFV vision, strategy and architecture.





I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Quantum