Chris Grundemann is a passionate, creative technologist and a strong believer in technology's power to aid in the betterment of humankind. In his current role as Director of Strategy at Myriad360 he is expressing that passion by helping clients build bigger, faster, more efficient IT infrastructure that is both more secure and easier to operate and scale.
Chris has well over a decade of experience as both a network engineer and solution architect designing, building, securing, and operating large IP, Ethernet, and Wireless Ethernet networks. Chris holds 6 patents in network technology and is the author of Day One: Exploring IPv6 and Day One: Advanced IPv6 Configuration, an IETF RFC, a personal weblog, and various other industry papers and blogs. As a volunteer he is currently serving as President of IX-Denver, Program Committee (PC) member for AfPIF, and Chair of the Open-IX BCOP committee. Chris often speaks at conferences, NOGs, and NOFs the world over. He has held previous positions with Markley Group, Internet Society, CableLabs, tw telecom, CO ISOC, ISOC-NY, ARIN, NANOG, CEA, UPnP, DLNA, RMv6TF, and several others. Chris is currently based in Brooklyn, NY and can be reached via Twitter.