Expert in Computers, Data Communications, VOIP, Voice Over Internet Protocol, philatelist, expert witness
He has authored 75 computer communications books on such topics as network design, modems, multiplexing, data compression, LAN security, and internetworking LANs and WANs. These books are used at over 30
colleges and universities for courses on data communications.
Expert managed the operation of a nationwide network in which over 80 LANs are connected to five mainframes via a WAN. He is the author of "Internetworking LANs and WANs," "Practical Network Design," and "LAN Performance (2nd Edition)," all published by John Wiley and Sons. Expert is experienced in setting up Internet connections via Token-Ring and Ethernet LANs. He has worked with FTP and WWW servers and is skilled in hypertext markup language (HTML) document creation. He is knowledgeable of the configuration of various software products including TCP/IP and IPX stacks.
Expert is proficient in the areas of data compression, optical disk utilization, and functional product specifications. He is also familiar with data compression products and digital networks and networking.
Expert's work in voice communications includes sizing PBXs, integrating voice and data transmission, and developing proposals for companies to economize on the cost of their voice and data networks.
Since 1990, Expert has served as a technical consultant to evaluate several laptop notebook acquisitions involving 1000+ portable computers. He developed several technical and cost evaluation techniques which were used to select vendors during a competitive bid process.
Expert's nearly 20 years of experience comes from a network operator system standpoint. Familiar with both Novell and NT and Windows computing, He has written several articles and books on client/server systems.
Knowledgeable of hardware and software used to protect network data, he has over 10 years of experience planning, designing, and implementing Internet firewall security systems.
Expert has been involved with the integration of IBM and compatible personal computers into corporate LANs and WANs since 1981. He developed consulting studies on most aspects of personal computing to include the establishment of help desks, technical centers, and acquisition plans.
Expert has over 30 years of programming experience using over 6 computer languages. His project experiences have ranged from business applications through complex scientific model development.
Expert has developed and conducted seminars covering data communication and personal computers in the US, Israel, South America, and Europe. He has also performed market research, established business plans, and prepared advertising literature in these areas.
Expert is a six-year user of different versions of Procomm software. He has written two books related to the software (Mastering Communications Software and Communicating with the IBM PC), which illustrates its use. He has recently finished the update to Understanding Data Communications, 5th Edition, which illustrates the new version of the software. He also set up an asynchronous communications server for LAN users to access Procomm.
Having worked extensively with both protocols, he incorporated detailed descriptions in his book Mastering Communications Software.
Expert has set up several BBS systems and has provided communications access via LANs, WANs, and public dial-in into each BBS.
Expert has several years of experience setting up firewalls and using data encryptors (16 years of operational control experience with the world's largest dial-in secured network certified by NSA). He is also the author of
Protecting LAN Resources.
He has over 20 years of experience using compression tools and writing compression routines. He is the author of Data and Image Compression, the 1st thru the 4th Edition, all published by Wiley.
Expert has worked on constructing, monitoring, planning Token-Ring Networks for more than six years. He is familiar with developing capacity models and has lectured on TRNs. Expert is the author of Token-Ring Networks published by Wiley.
Expert has been an expert witness at several trials and settlements. Unfortunately, his NDA's do not let him discuss the trials and settlements, however they were positive..
Expert has served as a consultant evaluating the use of ATM as a backbone technology for interconnecting Ethernet switches.
The VoIP expert has authored three books on VoIP including one that was selected by Cisco Systems in place of a Cisco Press book for distribution to networking personnel. That book was published by McGraw Hill and sold over 40,000 copies.
This VoIP consultant also analyzed the economics of installing VoIP for several clients to payback period and ROI.
This VoIP expert has taught two-day VoIP seminars in the United States, Israel and Germany.
When you employee Expert, you get a wealth of experience that would require employment of 20 people otherwise. His knowledge is vast, a true asset when one is used to hiring based upon specialties that are narrow in scope. From corporate finance to modem operations he literally wrote best selling books on each topic.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Atlanta, Georgia - Augusta, Georgia - Columbus, Georgia - Athens, Georgia - Macon, Georgia - Roswell, Georgia - Albany, Georgia - Marietta, Georgia
|Year: 1977||Degree: MBA||Subject: Operations Research/Finance||Institution: American University|
|Year: 1974||Degree: MSTM||Subject: Computer Science||Institution: American University|
|Year: 1966||Degree: MSEE||Subject: Electrical Engineering||Institution: Operations Research, New York University|
|Year: 1965||Degree: BS||Subject: Electrical Engineering||Institution: Pennsylvania Military College (now Widner University)|
|Years: 1978 to 2000||Employer: (Undisclosed)||Title: Director||Department: (Undisclosed)||Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)|
|Years: 1975 to 2000||Employer: (Undisclosed)||Title: Chief||Department: (Undisclosed)||Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)|
|Years: 1969 to 1975||Employer: (Undisclosed)||Title: Technical Specialist||Department: (Undisclosed)||Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)|
|Years||Country / Region||Summary|
|Years: to Present||Country / Region: Israel and Germany||Summary: Taught two-day VoIP seminars in the United States, Israel and Germany|
|Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Network Management, American Delegate to represent the US at the Popov Society Congress Electrical Engineering convention in Moscow, USSR.|
|Awards / Recognition|
|Twice awarded the Karp prize for technical excellence in writing, selected by the American Publishing Institute for an award, selected by Federal Computer Week as one of the top persons in Government, Industry and Academia involved with computers. He has received numerous awards, including the American Association of Publishers Award for authoring the "most outstanding" microcomputer program published in 1983 in the science/humanity category. He has been quoted as a technical reference in both Time and Newsweek magazines.|
|Publications and Patents Summary|
|Author of over 40 professional books and 500 technical articles covering computer communications.|
|Training / Seminars|
|For over 14 years, Expert has been presenting seminars worldwide. His topics cover virtual LANs, virtual networking, digital networking, data compression, LAN performance, Ethernet, network design, and voice over data networks (VoIP). He can develop customized seminars on most data communications and personal computing topics.|
| Expert has experience locating vendors of communications equipment.
He has access to the following resources:
database, industry contacts, knowledge and experience.
| Expert can provide marketing assistance via the design of comprehensive survey forms. He has 10 years experience developing surveys that have questions structured for cross-tabulations that provide indications of product differentiation age segmentation, financial analysis, and other important marketing information necessary to focus a marketing effort as well as to provide valuable information to product development departments. Working with an associate, he can distribute surveys, tabulate results, and provide a detailed analysis for a fraction of the cost associated with a trial-and-error approach.
|Other Relevant Experience|
|Analyzed the economics of installing VoIP for several clients to payback period and ROI.|