Leading Lights Awards is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

Leading Lights Awards

Ruth Brown
Principal Analyst - Mobile Networks at Heavy Reading


Ruth covers the mobile network research at Heavy Reading. Key coverage areas include system architecture, core infrastructure and services, and supporting cloud technologies.

Prior to joining Heavy Reading, Ruth worked in mobile and fixed network research and design for BT for over 20 years. Her research interests have included convergence, mobile quality of service (QoS), network slicing, private networks, cloud-native mobile core technology, and automation. She has filed more than 40 patents on real-world applications and enhancements to mobile core networks. Ruth is an advocate for women in engineering.