Lacking standards and focus, will the promise of open source reach fruition in this market?
Andreas Hegers has led the corporate and portfolio marketing teams at ECI since 2014, after joining the company in 2013. An industry veteran, he has 25 years of experience in the Packet/Optical networks area within the telecom industry. Hegers served as the director of market development NGN architectures at Ciena on the EMEA Strategic Transformation Team. He also held a variety of leadership positions in market development as well as sales and architecture at Nortel in the Metro Ethernet Networks division. Before joining Nortel in 2001, he was the director of account management, national and international carriers, at Alcatel in Germany.