Debabrata Dash

Distinguished Data Scientist


Debabrata Dash (Dash) is a Distinguished Data Scientist at Arista Networks. Before Arista, he co-founded Awake Security – a network detection and response company. Dash works on ingesting, analyzing, and interactively exploring vast network data on minimal hardware footprints. Before co-founding Awake, he led the engineering team at CipherCloud and was a distinguished technologist in Hewlett-Packard’s enterprise security division. At HP, he was an early member of the ArcSight engineering team, building market-leading technologies in event correlation, event management, and real-time analytics. Dash earned a degree in computer science and engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University.