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About Us

We are an advanced wireless access solutions company and offer solutions and services to enable service providers, OEMs, and ODMs in various segments to deploy innovative wireless access services with NB-IoT, 4G and 5G cellular wireless technologies supplemented by WiFi, and to enable test and measurement equipment manufacturers develop solutions for adequate testing of these new services.

Established in November 2010 as a private limited company in India, we have built a strong core team that has expertise and experience across wireless technologies, network architectures, and market segments.

Values

Sooktha's core beliefs are in Simplicity, Excellence, and Value Creation.

We strive to reflect these beliefs in each one of our solutions.

Vision and Mission

Our vision is to be one of the key enablers of a smooth transition to the next generation of wireless access networks through an effective combination of LTE, NB-IoT, 5G, WiFi, and Virtualization technologies.

Our mission is to develop infrastructure and test solutions that help in the quick deployment of advanced wireless access networks.

Leadership & Advisory

Balaji Rangaswamy is the CEO/CTO of Sooktha. He was formerly managing the cellular radio access network services portfolio in Sasken Technologies and Head of Technology and Architecture team in Nokia, Bangalore. He has extensive expertise and experience in 3GPP specifications and developing related products in the infrastructure, CPE and Test & Measurement space including UE, base station, core network, network-in-a-box and cloud RAN. He is currently focusing on design and development of 5G solutions and end-to-end 5G networks. He has a BE in Computer Science from RVCE, Bangalore.

Dr. Rao S Yenamandra acts as Advisor to Sooktha. He was formerly with Qualcomm Inc. San Diego as a Vice President, Engineering for twenty years. He spearheaded several projects including specifying small cell architectures including cloud RAN, 3GPP Rel8/9/10 and Rel11 LTE protocol stack integration, LTE/LTE-U small cell product development and testing, and design and development of an end-to-end 5G test bed. He has taught 3G, 4G LTE and 5G NR training courses in several countries to both R&D organizations and wireless carriers including the likes of T-Mobile and AT&T. He holds twenty patents in LTE technology alone. He has an MSEE from IIT-Delhi and a Ph.D in ECE from JU.