Sangeeta Ramakrishnan is an architect at Cisco Systems and is responsible for developing the architecture for delivery of video over cable networks and for leading Cisco’s efforts in the development of SDN Applications for Cable. Her current areas of interest include HTTP Adaptive Streaming, Video Quality of Experience Optimization, Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization. Sangeeta has participated in and made major contributions towards the development of standards in the video and DOCSIS space. She has 20 years of experience in product development and technology strategy in the Digital Video and Cable networking industries covering a range of video and CMTS technologies. She has 17 patents approved by the United States Patent and Trademark Office and has several more pending.