Raj SavoorVice President of Network Analytics & Automation at AT&T
Raj Savoor is the Vice President of Network Analytics and Automation, AT&T Services Inc. In this role, Raj is responsible for the analytics and automation of AT&T’s wireless and wireline broadband networks in support of Consumer, Enterprise, Internet of Things, and Government services. Raj and his team support both operations and product teams across business units on both tactical and strategic initiatives including integrated access network planning, performance & capacity analytics, key SDN based automation initiatives, the 5G Innovation Studio, Open RAN architectures and outreach initiatives.
Raj has had an expansive set of experiences and responsibilities in his 30+ year career that began at Pacific Bell and continued through SBC to AT&T. Raj has worked extensively across multiple wireline access technologies from ADSL to GPON. He has also been a key lead in wireless network technology introductions including LTE, VoLTE, and now 5G while also supporting key initiatives transforming TDM to IP and migrating from legacy network architectures to SDN/Domain 2.0.
Raj has a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of California at Davis. He has over 120 patents, and many awards including the prestigious AT&T Labs Science and Technology Medal for his work in Operational Automation.
In his free time, Raj enjoys hiking and serving as assistant scout master conducting merit badges for the local boy scouts troop. Raj is located in San Ramon, California.