Consortium for On-Board Optics Presentations

The Evolution of Data Center Networks


VP of Marketing

Amit Sanyal is VP of Marketing at Innovium. He has over 20 years of marketing and engineering leadership experience in data center infrastructure. Previously Amit was an Executive Director at Dell. During his 5 year tenure at Dell, he drove networking solutions for the data center. Amit also spent over 11 years at Cisco, managing marketing & product management teams in routing, switching and servers. Earlier in his career, he was an engineering lead at Sun Microsystems. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School and a BS in Computer Science & Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.


VP of Marketing, Networking Interconnect

Hugh Durdan serves as Inphi’s Vice President Marketing, Networking Interconnect. He joined Inphi after the company acquired eSilicon in 2020. At eSilicon, Hugh held the role of Vice President, Strategy and Products responsible for ASIC and IP marketing and PHY development. Prior to eSilicon, Hugh was Vice President, Design IP Marketing at Cadence Design Systems and previously held various leadership roles at Xilinx, Altera, LSI Logic and Digital Equipment Corp. Hugh serves on the Advisory Board for eBeam Initiative. He holds a B.S. degree in Computer and Systems Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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