Principal Engineer, Office of the CTO
20 yrs in multiple roles such as Network Engineer, UNIX Sysadmin, SAN Engineer, Production Ops Architect & Dir of Systems Engineering within financial, online gaming & manufacturing industries. In 2009 joined Brocade from Juniper Networks. At Brocade responsible for new emerging technology as well as Standards development within the Office of the CTO. Serve as co-chair for the IETF TRILL WG, as co-coordinator for the IETF Routing Directorate, as a member of the Architecture Design Team for IETF NVo3 as well as the recently formed Encapsulation Architecture Team within the IETF. Also served as member of the NIST JTC1 Bigdata Study Group and the INCITS Bigdata Ad-hoc. Co-inventor of Patent GB2441278. While not slaving for Brocade he spends his time studying Quantum Physics. Only owns one tie.