Vidhya Govindan

Technical Leader

Service Provider Networking and Security (SPNS)

Vidhya Govindan is a Technical Leader working for IOS XR routers taking care of packet transports infrastructure. She takes initiatives to improve the quality of the deliverables and passionate to venture into learning and applying latest technologies. She is exploring the machine learning domain and trying to apply them to the customer problems seen in Service Provider Routing domain. With her innate interest towards contributing to community, she leads the CSR efforts across all Cisco Chennai offices and is actively involved in coordinating CSR events benefiting students, physically & visually challenged children and many more. Besides she also takes time to build a platform to promote Citizens to lead a sustainable lifestyle (as part of Tech4Sustainability Challenge.


February 12, 2020


Technology + Giving Back: When Worlds Collide

3 min read

After being in technology for 15 years, Vidhya wondered if she should leave her career behind to do more for her community. It was then she saw the true power of Cisco's give back initiatives.