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Vikas Butaney

Vice President of Product Management

Internet of Things (IoT) Business Group

Vikas partners closely with leading customers and integrators as they transform from product to digital business leveraging IoT technologies. Vikas has global responsibility for Product Strategy and roadmap for Cisco's IoT portfolio including Edge Compute with Kinetic, Control Center (an IoT Connection Management Platform), Industrial IoT Networking and Security. Vikas manages a global team of Product Managers, Technical Marketing and Business Development who have enabled 50,000 successful customer deployments.

Vikas has held leadership positions in Cisco with broad product portfolio responsibilities including in Cisco’s Enterprise and Service Provider products and solutions, like Voice, Video, Wireless, and Routing. In addition, Vikas has led Product and Business Development teams at startups like MobileIron, and Accelera Mobile Broadband.

Vikas earned his M.S. in Electrical Engineering focusing on Optical and Data Communications from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.

Articles

Cisco empowers IT & OT partners to create and grow their IoT business

Going into Cisco’s Partner Summit, one thing’s for certain: Cisco IoT offers a great opportunity for partners to build profitable, growing practices. Customers are realizing improved efficiencies, reduced costs and downtime.

October 15, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Delivering data at mission critical speed from anywhere: Cisco ESR6300 Embedded Series Router

In business, government, and beyond, data is king. For some, data can improve productivity and accelerate innovation. For others, data delivers crucial information that can defend and save lives. With...

Cisco Live US: Let’s Accelerate Outcomes at the IoT Edge

Cisco extends intent-based networking to the IoT Edge and hazardous locations with IP67 rated Catalyst Heavy Duty Series switches and wireless access points.

February 6, 2019

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

One Utility Network for the Modern Grid

Utility networks are transforming worldwide, and Cisco is leading the way by providing flexible deployment solutions at scale, with multi-layered grid security.

November 15, 2018

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Cisco Empowers Partners to Accelerate Their IoT Business

At the Cisco Partner Summit in Las Vegas, our customers discuss how IoT is changing their businesses. We also show our partners how Cisco can accelerate IoT opportunities.

October 15, 2018

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT)

Cisco to Offer Wi-SUN Certified IoT Products for Secure Utility and Smart City Deployments

As a Sponsor member of the Wi-SUN Alliance, Cisco has been actively working with member companies to define, test, and deliver a common open-standards based profile for this interoperability.

Helping Enterprises Scale IoT Deployments with Secure Computing at the Edge

The new Cisco Industrial Compute Gateway IC3000 offers built-in security and manageability at scale, enabling faster decision making at the edge by processing and normalizing data from various sensors.

November 29, 2017

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Bridging the IoT Computing Gap: Edge Compute, IoT Gateways, and AWS

Exciting demo from Cisco at AWS re:Invent -- an example of Cisco working with AWS to help developers bridge the IoT computing gap from cloud to the edge.