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Jim Machi is vice president of product management for Dialogic Corporation, responsible for developing marketing strategy and driving product planning and realization for all Dialogic products. Dialogic develops open systems based telephony voice, video and signalling products targeted for both the enterprise and service provider market segments.
Machi has been with Dialogic Corporation since 1998 where he was director of product management, working to develop the company's IP telephony roadmap and strategy and then as director of product management for its entire product line. Machi stayed with the Dialogic division in Intel while it was part of Intel for seven years before being spun out from Intel in September, 2006.
Machi holds an MBA degree from New York University's Stern School of Business and a BS degree in electrical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.