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Jan Söderström

Ericsson Inc.
Vice President and Deputy Head of the Product Line for Cloud System and Platforms

Jan Söderström is Vice President and Deputy head of the Product Line for Cloud System and Platforms within Ericsson, with the charter to build a carrier grade Cloud system for operator private and public clouds. In this capacity he leads the Ericsson strategies and product plans for Cloud Management, Cloud execution environment and Cloud Infrastructure. He previously led Ericsson’s worldwide IP and Cloud research, with eight research groups in six countries.  He developed  technical foundations for Ericsson’s SDN and Cloud strategies during a three year assignment in Silicon Valley – with direct engagement with Stanford University and the ONF for carrier additions to the OpenFlow protocol, and with the early work on OpenStack for carrier networks e.g. in the pan-European SAIL project. Jan has 25 years of experience of telecom and IP working in different roles mostly at Ericsson. He holds a Ph.D. in Applied Physics. 

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