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Russ White

Advisory Board | Network Architect at LinkedIn


Russ White has more than 20 years' experience in designing, deploying, breaking and troubleshooting large scale networks. During that time, he has co-authored patents, books, internet standards and videos; made speaking appearances worldwide; helped develop the CCDE and the CCAr; and worked with the Internet Society. As a member of the Architecture Team at LinkedIn, he works on next-generation data centers, complexity, security, and privacy. He also serves in several positions in the IETF.  White holds a master's degree in networking technologies from Capella University and a master's degree in Christian literature from Shepherds Theological Seminary and is currently working toward his doctorate at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

In a recent Q&A with SDxE, White discusses 'The Disaggregated Network Operating Systems' as well as providing an insight into what information he plans to share with the attendees at the event. Read the Q&A here.

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