His career spans over both Telecom equipment vendors as well as OSS suppliers providing him a unique perspective for both networks and operations. Prior to joining InfoVista, he held senior product management and business development roles with Covaro Networks (acquired by Adva Optical Networking). Before that he worked with companies such as Siemens, DSET, Fujitsu and Alcatel. His areas of expertise and interests include various OSS domains and networking technologies including SON, SDN, Carrier Ethernet, IP/MPLS and Optical transport. Vikas has Master in Computer Science from North Carolina State University.