SUNNYVALE, CA -- May 9, 2011 - May 9, 2011 - Tropos Networks, the leading provider of wireless IP broadband networks for the smart grid, today announced that its Chief Technology Officer, Narasimha Chari, was recognized at The Light of India Awards ceremony, hosted by Remit 2 India, on April 22, 2011. He was honored as a finalist in the Science & Technology category and was selected as the recipient of the ‘Power of Influence Award’ in that group.
The Light of India Awards recognizes exemplary achievement by non-resident Indians (NRIs) in the fields of business leadership, corporate leadership, political leadership, science and technology, journalism and literature, and arts and entertainment. The Light of India Power of Influence Award recognizes one leading individual in each category, who has influenced not only immediate associations, but the community and beyond.
“I was pleased to have been selected for this award by the Remit 2 India organization,” said Narasimha Chari, CTO of Tropos Networks. “There were many talented and accomplished nominees and it was an honor to be considered a member of such a group of influential individuals from a range of industries.”
Mr. Chari is one of the founders of Tropos Networks and is responsible for developing much of its core intellectual property for which numerous patents have been awarded, including the design and development of the company's wireless networking and routing protocols.
Tropos® Networks is a worldwide leader in creating best-of-breed IP broadband technologies used for mission-critical communications. The company has more than 800 customers in over 30 countries. Founded in 2000, Tropos Networks headquarters are in Sunnyvale, California.
To learn more about Tropos Networking the Smart Grid, visit: www.tropos.com.