Cisco active RFID/RTLS overview (Active RFID Summit USA 2006)

Mr Pradeep Gandhi, Director - Business Development
Cisco Systems, United States


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Presentation Summary

  • strategy
  • RTLS solution
  • active RFID ecosystem
  • Solutions
  • active-passive convergence

Speaker Biography

Pradeep Gandhi is responsible for building business solutions for Cisco's active RFID/Location Based Services strategy, in different vertical domains - healthcare, manufacturing/retail-warehouse, transportation, datacenter and others, The Business partners includes ISVs , middle-ware partners, active RFID devices manufactures and System Integrators.
Prior to Cisco Pradeep led business development at ONI and later at CIENA (acquisition) for key telecom accounts like Qwest, WilTel, SBC. In addition, Pradeep was responsible for Business Development for the APAC region and India . Prior to ONI/CIENA, Pradeep was product manager for LAN devices at National Semiconductor.
Pradeep earned a Bachelor's degree in engineering from University of Bombay, Master's from Florida Institute of Technology and MBA from San Jose State University. Pradeep suffers from addiction to running and making music with his two daughters.

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