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Technically Speaking is an online community for those interested in the networking industry. Within these pages you will find insight and comments on the latest hot topics and industry concerns. Written by industry experts and ADVA's technologists, this blog is designed to engage discussion and drive thought.

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Arthur Cole

Hi-Tech Communications Journalist

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Anthony Magee

Principal Engineer Advanced Technology, ADVA

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Andrew Straw

Senior Systems Consultant, ADVA

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Alan Weckel

Technology Analyst at 650 Group

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Brian Protiva

Chief Executive Officer, ADVA

Benjamin Wohlfeil
Benjamin Wohlfeil

Manager, advanced technology, ADVA

Carl Weinschenk
Carl Weinschenk

IT and Telecommunications Journalist

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Dean Anthony Gratton

Bestselling Author and Columnist

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Gareth Spence

Senior Director of Digital Marketing & Public Relations

Gil Biran
Gil Biran

SVP and General Manager, Oscilloquartz

Jaime Jaramillo
Jaime Jaramillo

Senior director, business development, Oscilloquartz, ADVA

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John Messenger

Director R&D Global Standards

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Jörg-Peter Elbers

VP Advanced Technology, ADVA

Kenneth Hann

Director, R&D, Oscilloquartz

Klaus Grobe
Klaus Grobe

Director, global sustainability, ADVA

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Michael Eiselt

Director R&D Advanced Technology, ADVA

Nir Laufer
Nir Laufer

Director of Product Line Management, Oscilloquartz

Odd Sandbekkhaug
Odd Sandbekkhaug

Senior Director of Service Innovation, ADVA

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Paul Morkel

Senior Director of Network Architecture, ADVA

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Prayson Pate

CTO, Edge Cloud, ADVA

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Rajendra Nagabhushan

Senior Staff Engineer, ADVA

Roman Ptashka
Roman Ptashka

Director, global business development, ADVA

Rajesh Velliyatt
Rajesh Velliyatt

Senior director, R&D and product line management, Edge Cloud, ADVA

Steffan Fuchs
Stefan Fuchs

Manager, customer service, ADVA

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Stephan Neidlinger

Vice President ASM, ADVA

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Stephan Rettenberger

Vice President Marketing, ADVA

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Teresa Mastrangelo

Principal Analyst

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Ulrich Kohn

Director Technical Marketing, ADVA

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Uli Schlegel

Director of product line management