Ray is Director and Principal Analyst for The Burton Group, an IT advisory firm that focuses on in-depth analysis of emerging network computing technologies. He specializes in wide area networks, physical infrastructure, virtual private networks, ATM, frame relay, carrier services, circuit and IP telephony, and wireless access technologies.
Ray has 20 years experience in the network industry with the US government, equipment manufacturers, service providers, and analyst firms. His experience spans mainframe network communications, network security, network architecture and design, product development, product management, marketing, network management systems, telephony and carrier services. He has been part of 15 product development teams and has designed more than 100 global networks and architectures.