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Individual Speaker Profile

Christopher Yurkoski Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: January 17, 2019
Country: United States
Home Town: califon
Zip Code: 07830
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Verizon - From 2017-04-24 (Current)
  • NJIT - From 2015-08-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

on boarding VNFs

Areas Of Expertise
  • Telecom


Currently a planner in the Verizon's National Network Organization specializing in the migration of PNFs (bare metal) to Verizon's Openstack platform (VCP).

Prior to that, for many years, a DMTS at Bell Labs and it successors: Lucent, Alcatel and Nokia.  In 2011 elected to the Alcatel-Lucent Technical Academy (ALTA) which recognizes individuals who have made exceptional contributions to Alcatel-Lucent's technological leadership.  Those contributions included work on cloud enablement, IMS, operating systems and access servers.    Was the Bell Lab representative to the Real-Time for Java Expert Group.

Also, an Adjunct professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English

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