David Krozier is a Principal Analyst in Ovum’s Network Infrastructure Practice. His focus at Ovum is on service provider IP infrastructure with particular interest in the evolution to all-IP networks and the enablement of new service provider applications (EPC, policy management, content management, cloud services) with IP technology.
In previous roles as a market analyst with RHK and Lightcounting, and as a competitive intelligence analyst at Fujitsu Network Communications, David helped many system and module vendors formulate more effective product and market strategies. David has provided clients with expert analysis of products and markets across a wide-range of technologies including carrier Ethernet, switches and routers, metro access and aggregation equipment, packet/optical systems, 40/100 Gbps optical technology, mobile backhaul, and ROADM/WDM.
With a broad background in communications networking, David brings a thorough appreciation for the equipment vendors’ perspective because he has been there. He led engineering teams in new product development at Augat Broadband Communications, Analogic, and Alcatel/Transcom. He developed the strategic vision to define new product opportunities at Telco Systems and Texas Instruments, and executed marketing programs to introduce those products. In addition, he has participated in standards development with the ATM Forum, ANSI, and the OIF, and has six photonic switch patents to his credit.
David earned a BSEE from Rutgers University and an MBA from Providence College.