Jess LiPrincipal Architect, CTO Group at ZTE
v Principal Architect of CTO Group at ZTE Corporation, responsible for planning, management and marketing of ZTE network solutions to carrier market
v 20+ years of experience in telecommunications started in Verizon, formerly MCI. He contributed to MCI’s OC-48 and OC-192 network buildout in 1994-1997. Later in Advanced Technology group of MCI resolving network issues related to high speed optical transmission.
vLater part of his career he focused on TDM and data network convergence, which led to leading positions in telecom field including product manager in Fujitsu
vExperience covers broadband access, transport networks, IPTV and recently software defined networks (SDN).
vEarned his master’s and Ph.D degrees from the University of Texas where he was specialized in ultra-high speed optical transmission research.