Francisco-Javier Ramón Salguero, Head of Network Virtualisation Labs / TI+D-GCTO Unit, Telefónica. Since 2000 Francisco-Javier has worked in Telefónica. His expertise areas are IP network architecture, traffic capture and analysis, QoE modelling, network planning and dimensioning, routing and network performance. He is author of several patents and technical papers in these fields.
During this period, he has contributed to several international research projects on quality of service in Internet and traffic management, such as EuQoS, AGAVE, INTERSECTION and, recently, COMET, leading this latter consortium until June 2011.
Former head of the IP Network Technologies group in Telefónica I+D, he is currently leading the Network Virtualisation group inside the Network Innovation directorate of Telefónica GCTO Unit. Additionally, he is also chairing the Performance and Portability Expert Group in ETSI’s NFV ISG.
Francisco-Javier achieved a Master Telecommunications Engineer qualification at the Technical School of Telecommunications Engineering of Málaga (Spain), 2000, and a Master’s Degree in Economics at UNED (Spain), 2006.