Sumanth Kakaraparthi

Senior Product Manager

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.


March 24, 2014


Why Should I Care About Hybrid Networking?

2 min read

When customers ask me why they should care about hybrid networks, I ask them the following questions. Did the number of mobile devices in your enterprise increase? Did the number of applications on your datacenter increase? Do your employees and guests expect to stay continuously connected while in the office? If the answer is yes […]