Srini is responsible for the realization of Juniper Connected Security strategy as it applies to the private and public cloud workloads. As part of this charter, Srini leads Juniper’s vSRX (Virtualized Firewall) and cSRX (Containerized Firewall) and their deployment in to private clouds (Contrail, NSX, Nutanix etc) and public clouds (AWS, Azure, GCP etc).
Srini comes to Juniper with significant experience in the Network Security and Security Management domains over the last 20 years. Srini has been instrumental in leading the micro-segmentation charter of NSX (Distributed Firewall) at VMware for both product as well as partner ecosystem. In this role, he grew the NSX/DFW business to several hundred million dollars run rate. Prior to VMware, Srini was with Cisco for 12 years in various roles leading the Security Management and Next Generation Firewall products/solutions. At Cisco he established Cisco Security Manager as one of the highest customer rated management products. He is passionate about helping customers secure their mission critical assets and improving ease of use in adopting complex security technologies.
Srini holds a MS degree in Computer Technology from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi and MBA from Santa Clara University.