Brian McCann

Brian is the Chief Technology Officer for the Applications & Analytics Business Group, having previously worked at Alcatel-Lucent, which he joined in April of 2015. His role encompasses portfolio & technology strategy and management, common software foundations, DevOps, and central engineering services such as Performance/Reliability for A&A.

Prior to this, Brian worked for 15 years at Oracle via acquisition of Portal Software. His most recent role as VP of Product in the Oracle Communications Global Business Unit was focused on driving the R&D for products in the BSS/OSS and network space. This included products in areas such as analytics, policy, charging, product catalog, billing, service fulfillment, network resource management, SCP, SDP, TAS, webRTC, and others. He also was part of a core executive team that led the rapid build of the communications software portfolio at Oracle through organic development and acquisitions, and helped bring Oracle’s first communications industry-focused cloud service to market.

Brian also worked in various other roles at Motorola Cellular Infrastructure Group, MMA Consulting, and O’Connor & Associates. Throughout his career, he has presented at many industry conferences on various topics in the communications space, and continues to be an active contributor in the industry.

He graduated with a BS Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology, and furthered his education with a MS Telecommunications Engineering from Southern Methodist University. Brian is based in Naperville, IL USA