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2022 PTC Research Awards Recipients

Each year, PTC recognizes two scholars for excellence in research at the PTC Annual Conference, the Meheroo Jussawalla Research Award for the best participant research paper and the Yale M. Braunstein Student Award for the best student research paper.

PTC Member Profile: Nikhil Rathi, Web Werks

Nikhil Rathi is a serial tech entrepreneur and founder and CEO of Web Werks, a global leader in data centers and cloud services. Acting as a business catalyst, Nikhil has mounted Web Werks on the global map with multiple data center locations in strategic cities with many marquee clients.

PTC Member Profile: Yali Z. Liu, Chayora

Yali is the executive vice president of Chayora, responsible for network and strategy and supporting delivery of large, scalable high performance data center campuses in China. Previously, Yali was the executive director of Verizon, responsible for global network planning, engineering, and [...]

PTC Member Profile: Sridhar Pinnapureddy, CtrlS

Sridhar Pinnapureddy is a highly successful serial entrepreneur of technology and IT infrastructure business. He is the founder, chairman, and managing director of CtrlS Datacenters, Asia-Pacific’s largest rated-4 hyperscale data center service provider serving over 4,000 customers including 60 [...]

PTC Member Profile: Nico Grove, kawikani

Nico Grove is managing director and co-founder of kawikani, an M&A and investment boutique for digital infrastructure: Nico is also co-founder of Di4 – community for the promotion of digital infrastructure, investment, innovation, and industry. Di4 enables match-making between [...]

Disruption with a Purpose, On a Global Scale

As an early disruptor in the data center industry, EdgeConneX has collaborated with our customers to build hyperlocal to hyperscale data center solutions since inception. Our team has always pointed a new way forward for the industry and rewrote many of the rules for how a data center provider [...]