Sampath serves as a Research lead at NTT Software Innovation Center. He received the B.E., M.E., and Ph.D degrees in Information Science from Osaka University in 2008, 2010, and 2013, respectively. He also engaged in research and development of wireless sensor networks, embedded system development, and contributor to ns-2 (The Network Simulator). In NTT, he focuses on distributed computer systems and compute virtualization techniques. He is also worked with cinder, glance, and nova projects in openstack. He is the current Project Team Lead (PTL) for OpenStack masakari, masakari-monitors, python-masakariclient, masakari-dashboard projects.