Description: In a contract performance dispute involving three parties where business critical data was lost, reviewed existing documentation and in a report opined where the negligence for the lost data lay. The matter was favorably settled just prior to my deposition.
Description: In four separate TCPA matters, prepared reports for the court. The foundations for these reports were based on both business processes and demonstrated technical capabilities. Three of the matters were solely with DLA Piper while one was joint with Piper and Jenner & Block. Each matter was settled favorably after submission of the report and prior to deposition.
Description: Conducted a survey of trouble incidents in the TransCanada microwave system. Used the results of this analysis to develop the network control system specifications for the transcontinental TransCanada telecommunications system.
Description: Provided expert testimony before the Maine PUC in a hearing regarding the changes in service levels which would occur when an independent telephone company changed its central office technology from magneto to common control.
Description: Was the senior technical member of GTE's team that prepared the business plan to enter the telecommunications shared tenant and intelligent building resale market. Worked with major real estate developers to formulate their requirements.
Description: Conceived and was technical director for the development of the operations manual for WESDIN, the world's first integrated synchronous digital network and first CLEC. The ops manual provided the practices and procedures by which WESDIN was operated.
Description: Developed a business plan for Massport to provide shared tenant and intelligent building voice and data services to its tenants at Logan Airport and the State Transportation Building.
Description: Developed the voice-data-image strategic communications plan for the Department of the Treasury. This included a comprehensive technology review; a searchable baseline database of Treasury's facilities; and recommendations of services to be used, hardware architectures, and approaches to managing the systems. This report was the baseline for the upgrade of all Treasury networking facilities.
Description: Consultant to the CIO of a Fortune 50 company for telecommunications strategic planning as well as managing the planning, engineering, and implementation of new systems and services including recabling all corporate facilities, re-negotiation of IXC and LEC networking contracts, installation of a corporate data network, installation of a network management center, and installation of a FDDI ring at corporate headquarters as well as reengineering of processes within the IT department.
Description: Wrote the book, "The Wireless Office" which made the business case for wireless communications in offices.