Prashanth Varma Manthena

Life Long Learner & Tech. Enthusiast




About Me.



Lead Architect at Nuage Networks from Nokia.

Studied Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Electrical Engineering - Telecommunications Track at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in The Netherlands.

Lives in San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA.

From Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Expertise in Network Architectures and Services, Software-Defined Networking, Cloud Management Systems.

Likes Traveling, Reading, Gadgets, Spending Quality Time with Family.

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Work Experience & Career

  • Current Role: Lead Architect at Nuage Networks from Nokia, Mountain View, California, USA.

  • Previous Role: R&D Engineer at Nuage Networks from Nokia, Antwerp, Belgium.

  • Responsibilities: Designing and scaling Nuage Networks’ SD-WAN and SDN customer deployments (Nuage Networks Virtualized Network Services and Nuage Networks Virtualized Cloud Services).

  • Expertise: Network Architectures and Services, Software-Defined Wide Area Networking, Software-Defined Networking, Cloud Management Systems, Network and Service Management.

  • Work Experience: 5+ years.

 

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Education & Research

  • Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications Track.

  • Specialization: Network Architectures and Services.

  • Thesis: Proposing and validating an evolutionary approach to implementing the Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) cloud-based service model for service provider networks with SDN and NFV as its key virtualization enabling network technologies.

  • Graduation Project: Graduate Research Intern at TNO, The Netherlands.

  • Conference Publication: An SDN-based Architecture for Network-as-a-Service; Apr 14, 2015; Proceedings of the 1st IEEE Conference on Network Softwarization (IEEE NetSoft 2015), London, UK; DOI: 10.1109/NETSOFT.2015.7116124.

  • Thesis Publication: Network-as-a-Service Architecture with SDN and NFV: A Proposed Evolutionary Approach for Service Provider Networks; Feb 20, 2015; TU Delft Institutional Repository (Master Thesis); DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.2446.2883.

 

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