Don Frey

Principal Analyst, Transport and Routing

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.