Don Frey

Senior Principal Analyst, Optical Networks R&S

As part of Omdia’s service provider networks, Don covers transport networks with a specific interest in optical networks and service providers switches and routing. 

He focuses on optical network systems, disaggregation, and service provider routing.  He writes about key developments in Carrier SDN for transport networks as well as open routing and transport.  

Prior to joining Omdia (formerly Ovum) in 2016, Don worked as a distinguished strategic planner at Fujitsu Network Communications and a network architecture planner at Cincinnati Bell Telephone.

Don holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Purdue University, and he has an MBA from Xavier University.


Total Optical Components Forecast 2019–25

Subscription Required

Global Fiber Development Index Analysis: 2020

Please sign in / register to view

Global Fiber Development Index: 2020

Subscription Required

High-Speed OC Forecast: 2020–25

Subscription Required

2Q20 Optical Network Market Share Report

Subscription Required