Kaustubha ParkhiPrincipal Analyst at Insight Research
Kaustubha Parkhi is Principal Analyst with Insight Research. He manages the research agenda for Insight Research.
Kaustubha has championed Insight ongoing coverage in the areas of cloud-native network functions (CNF) and allied technologies such as SDN, NFV, vEPC, vRAN, Containers, LSO, AI and IoT technologies. He is excited by the prospect of the opening of closely guarded network-function stacks and the associated possibilities, including the challenges. He strongly believes that Asian telcos will be able to leverage these developments by gaining tighter control over the network function profiles, which in turn will help them in managing their resources with greater effectiveness.
Over the past fifteen years, Kaustubha has conducted market research and consulting assignments for a wide array of telecommunications, electronics and industrial engineering technologies. He has authored multiple market research reports and worked on custom-consulting assignments.
Kaustubha has twenty years of work experience in areas of pre-sales, product management, network operations, technology documentation and business development; apart from market research. He is also learning the ropes of the hydraulics power unit and elements assembly business.
Kaustubha holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and Telecommunications and a Master of Management Studies (equivalent of M.B.A) degree in Systems.