Description: Developed Northeastern University's curricula in telecommunications which includes an Associate's Degree program; the world's first and largest continuing education program in telecommunications; contract programs with major corporations, and certificate and degree programs. Courses were offered live and remotely via television. Was the first to teach office automation, network administration, and voice-data network planning courses at an American university. Courses taught included a wide range of electrical engineering, tele- and data-communications, computer and information management, and business project management topics.
Description: Developed network control requirements for several secure military command and control communications networks, including red/black network control communications as well as the monitor and control requirements.
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: Developed the exchange area switching and transmission telecommunications system specifications for an architectural proposal for a new capital city for Nigeria.
Description: Developed the specifications for the network management system for the GTE 4600E, This system enabled real time monitoring and control of the switches and associated transmission equipment.
Description: Developed the specifications for the GTD 4600E PBX/Tandem voice-data switch, including the interface specifications to associated public and private networks and the network management system.
Description: Developed an integrated voice-data network concept for the University of Kentucky System and the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The network included both switching and transmission between state-wide locations. Received a letter of commendation for this work.
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: Conceived, designed, and implemented WESDIN, the world's first integrated synchronous network, first all digital network, and first CLEC for Westinghouse Communications. The network included circuit, data, and packet switching; cable TV based, fiber, microwave, and satellite transmission; and a network management center; voice messaging; and email; and video links.
Description: Prepared a research report and associated newsletter on the management of enterprise LANs for The Yankee Group. The report analyzed and evaluated the operational features of several management systems.