Sumanth Kakaraparthi is a Sr.Product Manager in Cisco, has over 10 years of experience in Networking and Virtualization. At Cisco’s Network Operative System Technology Group (NOSTG), Sumanth, develops a strategic vision for application centric network that helps businesses deliver better application experience to their end-users.
Before joining Cisco, Sumanth started his career in startup company(Gear6), which developed caching solutions for faster web access, later he moved to Juniper Networks as a technical lead for network security products.
Sumanth lives in bayarea, with his wife Madhu and daughter Rithika. In his free time, he enjoys dancing with his 2 year old daughter. He was also a junior champion in Chess and he still enjoys coaching and playing Chess with his friends and family.