Shankar Narayanaswamy, Ph. D.


Shankar Narayanaswamy is Vice President of Network Architecture at Reliance Globalcom (formerly known as Yipes Enterprise Services), a leading Metro Ethernet service provider serving Enterprise customers in the United States and around the world. Previously he led Network Engineering and Architecture at Covad Communications, the largest voice and data CLEC in the United States. At Covad, he led the design and development of wireless local loop, VoIP, IPTV, VoD and MPLS services for residential and business customers.

He has extensive wireless data networking experience at Sapias and at Telemesis, where he was founder and CTO. He spent 5 years at Lucent's Bell Labs Research working on wireless local loop and 2.5G/3G projects.

Shankar has authored numerous publications and 9 issued patents. He holds B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from the University of California at Berkeley.


Also see my publications and patents.

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