05 - Will 5G Chase Away the Wifi?

Posted on Wednesday, Dec 16, 2020

In this episode, Sebastian and Sascha meet Sriram Vishwanath, CEO & Co-Founder at GenXComm. Together, they discuss if 5G will be private or public and what a 5G mesh could look like. Moreover, they talk about the most valuable resource on this earth and investigate if we should start worrying about our good old Wifi. Show notes:

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Sriram Vishwanath

Sriram Vishwanath received the B. Tech. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, India in 1998, the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from California Institute of Technology (Caltech , Pasadena USA in 1999, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, Stanford, CA USA in 2003. He is the CEO and co-founder of GenXComm and a professor (on leave) in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at The University of Texas, Austin, USA. Sriram received the NSF CAREER award in 2005 and the ARO Young Investigator Award in 2008. His has published over 250 referred research papers, across the domains of Wireless Systems, AI/Machine Learning, Information Theory, Networking, Blockchain and Large-Scale Systems.


Sebastian Scheele

Sebastian Scheele

Sebastian Scheele is the CEO and co-founder of Kubermatic. Kubermatic is an enterprise software platform company that enables enterprises and service providers to deliver automated multi-cloud operations. Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform, an enterprise Kubernetes management platform, automates thousands of Kubernetes clusters across any infrastructure on multi-cloud, on-prem and edge with unparalleled density and resilience. Sebastian is a CNCF Ambassador and has published several articles on Kubernetes in leading tech media.

Sascha Haase

Sascha Haase

Sascha Haase is VP Edge at Kubermatic. His career is focused on bringing value through the right technology and the right people. Prior to Kubermatic, he worked with the Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform at different cloud service providers as well as built a company that continues to add value in its market. Sascha works and lives in Berlin.