Frank Lyonnet is a deputy CTO at Riverbed Technology, with primary responsibility for Riverbed’s longer term strategy, in particular with SD-WAN, WAN optimisation and hyper-converged edge solutions.
From 2004 to 2012, Frank was vice president of product marketing and product management at Ipanema Technologies. Earlier, Frank founded ActiVia Networks, a content delivery networking company in 2000. As a CEO, he managed the company growth until 2003 when he sold it to Stratacache Inc.
Frank began his career as a researcher within the l’Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et Automatique (INRIA), for four years. Frank holds a PhD in IT with a specialisation in IP Networks