Mr Shankar Channabasappa
Shankar has over 20 years of ASIC/SOC architecture, design, Physical design, product engineering and technical management experience. Prior to joining DigiComm , Mr. Shankar was the Director at Broadcom/Netlogic Devices for over 13 years, where he led the development of Knowledge Based Processor(KBP) line of products. He led the team to tape out more than 8 ASICs which are all in production. He authored 5 patents regarding Network performance and Latency. He was credited building strong design teams in USA and India. He also served as a director, IC Design at Level 5 Networks which was later acquired by Solarflare. Prior to joining Level 5 Networks, Shankar worked at Azanda Network Devices where he was involved design, and production efforts of Traffic Manager supporting both ATM and IP packets. Prior to Azanda, Mr.Shankar was with LSI Logic Corporation, where he led team to design Ethernet switch with 24 ports 10/100 and 2 Gigabit ports for HP’s ProCurve products.
Shankar worked as Hardware Specialist at Wipro Technology’s R&D wing and involved in the design of Pentium based multi processor systems.
Mr. Shankar holds a Bachelor of Engineering from NITK, Surathkal and M.Tech from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.