Jochen BockfeldDirector – Core Network & Services at Telefonica Deutschland
Current Position: Director Core & Service (Responsible for the engineering of the mobile and fixed Core and Service Platforms. In addition also for the OSS development and for Backbone Networks)
Working since 2004 for Telefónica in several positions, also in Telefónica S.A. in gCTIO division
Major contributions to Network Virtualization: Before my current position, I took care in my role as Head of Network Services to implement the virtualization framework called UNICA in Telefónica Germany. In that initiative we have not just implement the horizontal network virtualization layer UNICA, but also virtualized the first network functions on top of this environment back in 2017. In addition to the technical implementation initiative, we have setup a transformation initiative to prepare the organization.
Personnel: 39y old, located in Munich