RS Mani


Mr. R.S. Mani
Chief Architect, NKN

Mr. R.S. Mani is Deputy Director General at National Informatics Centre, National Informatics Centre, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India and Project Director of National Knowledge Network. Besides heading NKN, Mr. Mani Heads NIC- CERT, Email and Messaging Division, SATCOM Division, Network and Operations Group, Internet and NOC division, Network Planning Division and various other divisions at NIC. Besides, heading these divisions, Mr. Mani is Chair of Governors of Asi@Connect.

R.S. Mani has more than 32 years of rich experience in various technologies including Network, Wireless, Satcom, Security, Email, Embedded Systems, Virtualization, Cloud etc. He is the Chief Architect of National Knowledge Network (NKN) and through NKN, Mr. Mani has brought the bandwidth revolution in India, which is now helping the Digital India initiative, a flagship program of the Government of India.