Matthew BealGlobal Vice President, Software Development at Oracle Communications
Matt Beal serves as Vice President Software Development for Oracle’s Communications global business unit. He is responsible for the delivery of Oracle’s voice and data communications portfolio for enterprise and telecommunications service providers. This portfolio includes control plane solutions for 5G and 4G, signalling solutions for Diameter, SIP and SS7, SD-WAN, and VoLTE/SBC. Recent developments include the cloud-native 5G core and SaaS solutions for security, management and analytics. For over twenty years, Matt has been a thought leader in the industry, holding a variety of strategy, transformation and development roles at multiple Tier 1 carriers and smaller start-ups. At Vodafone, he was Group Technology Strategy Director after having served as CTO at both CenturyLink in the US and BT Wholesale in the UK. Previously Matt built IP, VoIP and VPN products and networks for WilTel, Nexbell Communications and Telecom Italia. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Washington University in St Louis where he later pursued graduate research in multimedia networking and switch fabric design.