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Cristina Rodriguez
Vice President Data Center Group General Manager Wireless Access Network Division at Intel


Cristina Rodriguez is vice president in the Data Center Group and general manager of the group's Wireless Access Network Division (WAND) at Intel Corporation. She is also general manager of the Austin Design Center. She leads Intel’s efforts in the wireless access network including, innovative solutions for highly scalable fully virtualized networks as well as highly optimized custom deployments models, with a focus on 5G, the next generation of wireless networks. Rodriguez is responsible for strategy, roadmaps, product definition, forecasting, investment decisions and profit and loss for the business. 

Rodriguez joined Intel in 2014 with the acquisition of LSI Corp.'s Axxia Networking Business from Avago Technologies Ltd., where she led and carried out software strategy and was part of the small divestiture team. Rodriguez earned her bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Instituto Superior Politécnico José Antonio Echeverría in Havana, Cuba; her master's degree in computer science from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid in Madrid, Spain; and completed the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford University.

Cristina Rodriguez's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote: Taking the Pulse of Digital Transformation - what's next?

  • Panel: Management and Orchestration of Network Slices in 5G