Mr. Jeff Babbitt is a Principal Solutions Architect in the Optical Business Unit at Fujitsu Network Communications. Mr. Babbitt has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. During that time he has remained dedicated to staying on the cutting edge of technology and sharing his knowledge through forward-thinking product planning and product management as well as technical marketing. Mr. Babbitt has been instrumental in the modeling of various aspects of a telecom network, network optimization and technology. Through his vision and technical expertise, Mr. Babbitt has contributed to the industry through more than 18 published papers. Jeff Babbitt holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Colorado State University and a Masters Degree from The University of Texas at Arlington.