Dave is responsible for leading Metaswitch's cutting edge research and driving industry innovation through new technology. He began his Metaswitch career in 1993 and was one of the small group of talented engineers that designed the original Metaswitch system architecture. Alongside managing Product and Engineering teams, he focuses on technical and business innovation. Having conceived the revolutionary big data MetaView Service Assurance Server and built-for-the-cloud Project Clearwater, his current focus is on achieving the best business benefits from the technical possibilities afforded by an all-software network.