Somerset, NJ and Bangalore, India (PRWEB) September 29, 2016
Velankani Communications Technologies, Inc. (VCTI) announced today that Dr. Stan Lumish has joined the firm to bring a new level of leadership to its growing business in software development and testing services, network planning and network element management products. Dr. Lumish brings a depth of expertise and experience, both in management and technology development, and joins VCTI as its Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Velankani Software Private Limited, with offices in Bangalore and Chennai, India.
Raj Singh, founder and CEO of VCTI said, “It is extremely gratifying that Dr. Lumish has joined our team at this exciting time. With the continued expansion of our services business and significant opportunities with our network management products and platform, the management experience, proven track record, and technical acumen Dr. Lumish brings will prove extraordinarily valuable to our clients and partners.”
Dr. Lumish joins as COO to help the company scale to meet the growing demand for its services and to help expand on the recent successes in software-based network products for telecom service providers, including its NOCVue™ and QuickChassis™ network element unification products and platform.
“I’ve been working with the Velankani team for a number of years and continue to be impressed by their level of technical expertise along with their passionate commitment to meet customer needs,” Dr. Lumish said. “Together we will now build on past successes, as we position Velankani as a market leader in network operations transformation and management technologies and services.”
Dr. Lumish has held staff, management and leadership positions at AT&T, Lucent Technologies. He went on to serve as Corporate CTO for JDSU and CEO of Pilot Photonics. For his innovative work in the field of optical fiber communications he has received the Bell Labs Fellow award and has been elected an IEEE Fellow. He has also received the Joint Chiefs Service Commendation Award for his work on economic development in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Dr. Lumish serves on the board of Pilot Photonics Ltd, Yale, Hook & Eye Co, and Family Based Services of New Jersey.
Velankani has been delivering carrier-grade software solutions to global network operators and equipment manufacturers for over 25 years. With our world-class technical expertise, we are committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations, delivering a wide range of product and service solutions to the market.