It was the NFV Year of the Storm.
Edward Allison is the founder of Compelligence, Inc. which offers a Competitive Intelligence Platform and expert consulting services to firms that want to improve their overall competitive performance. For the previous 15 years he led Competitive Analysis at Polycom, Inc., Juniper Networks, Symbol Technologies, and Cisco Systems. Considered an expert at applying Competitive Analysis techniques to sales organizations Ed has applied CI Techniques to 100’s of Millions of dollars of opportunities in the technology sector. Ed has been a guest speaker at conferences including the Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals annual and regional conferences, Frost & Sullivan Executive Mind-Xchange, JPK Group and the Alta-mont Group. Ed was inspired to become an intelligence professional after serving in the U.S. Army as a Captain in the Signal Corps. Ed has a B.S. in Computer Science from Shippensburg University and M.S. in Management Science from Troy University.