Rao Mikkilineni has over 30 years of experience in both telecommunications and IT industries. He has held research and senior management positions at AT&T Bell Labs, Bellcore, US West, Network Programs Inc., SS8 Networks, LightSand Communications, and Hitachi Data Systems. His practical experience in applying leading-edge technologies to radically improve productivity and quality of Operations and Management in telephony, IP networking and storage networking provides a unique perspective on the role of enterprise systems and technologies. He has written many papers on application of AI and expert systems in network operations and management, object-oriented technology and software productivity, Video on Demand services management, and new approaches to storage service delivery. Most recently, he has contributed papers on cloud computing, application of virtualization in implementing real-time HA/DR, and next generation business services management. Dr. Mikkilineni has a Ph.D. degree in physics from University of California, San Diego and has worked at the University of Paris, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Columbia University and Yeshiva University before joining AT&T Bell Labs. He chairs an IEEE international workshop on cloud computing and has recently contributed papers on a new parallel distributed computing model and its application to many-core servers.
Biography Updated on 9 October 2011