Access Control Expert in Internet Gateway Software
An access control expert was needed for a patent infringement case involving computer software for an internet gateway system. A gateway, in computer networking technology, is a network access point that serves as an entrance to another network, and vice-versa. The software in question provided access control and internet access authentication and authorization in hotel guest rooms. The system was comprised of an internet gateway device and a user profile database.
IMS ExpertServices was asked to locate an access control expert familiar with internet access technology and access control protocols. The client requested an expert with strong telecommunications industry experience and expert knowledge of engineering.
This access control expert is one of the leading experts in telecommunications and networking research and frequently serves as a consultant to law firms and government agencies in the US and Europe. He has been very active in wireless communication systems, wireless networks, satellite communication systems, optical networks, fiber optic communication systems, high speed networks and data communications. He has been published extensively in these areas in IEEE journals. He holds B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering and has performed expert witness services regarding optical networks. IMS Reference #4995428
This expert in data communications serves as a consultant to individuals and companies on telecommunication and access control issues. He has spent 30 years providing technical leadership in internet protocol telephony, information technology, and operating support systems. He has performed expert witness services in over 10 cases and has testified in public utility hearings as an expert witness in engineering, construction, network operations, network modernization, and depreciation matters. IMS Reference #4995543