Don is a principal analyst with Omdia, focusing on core networking and the impact that SDN and virtualization will have on the core network. His areas of coverage include packet networking, optical platforms, open platforms, transport SDN and virtualization, and carrier transformation toward data-center technology.
Don joined Omdia (formerly Ovum) in September 2016. Prior to joining Omdia, he spent 17 years at Fujitsu Network Communications, where he analyzed trends in telecoms and data-center networking to support new business initiatives, including SDN/NFV, wireless, services, packet, and optical technologies. In addition, he was a network architecture planner at Cincinnati Bell Telephone.