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Paul Gunning
Principal Researcher at BT Applied Research


Dr. Paul Gunning is a Principal Researcher in Software-based Networking at BT Applied Research, Adastral Park investigating Optical, Ethernet, and Software-Defined Networking across the access, metro and core network infrastructure. He received his B.Sc. in Applied Physics from Dublin City University in 1992. Paul joined BT in 1994, was awarded an M.Sc. in Laser Physics (1995) and a Ph.D. in Photonic Switching (2001) from Essex University.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: ROI – In the age of Open Networking – Using Open Source to drive forward Intelligence in your Network and in your Workforce

  • Switching On The Whitebox I Development to support whitebox component developments