Telecommunications providers discuss opportunities provided by SDN, NFV, and NaaS
Christopher Cullan is passionate about helping communications service providers (CSPs) increase the value of their enterprise business services. He believes the increasingly software-driven nature of the industry provides a revolutionary opportunity for CSPs. As director of product marketing, business services solution at InfoVista he evangelizes the merits of SDN, NFV, Carrier Ethernet and application-aware networks for realizing CSPs’ full potential. Christopher has spent 20 years in the ICT industry providing design, implementation, security and project management services for financial services sector, utilities and health-care before focusing on telecommunications over the last decade.
He is InfoVista\'s liaison to the MEF focusing on Carrier Ethernet performance management and co-authored the MEF’s Third Network Vision and Strategy. Based just outside of Toronto, Canada, Christopher holds a bachelor of mathematics degree from the University of Waterloo.