Inocybe Technologies Continues to Grow with Additional Open Source Networking Expert Hires

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Inocybe Technologies Continues to Grow with Additional Open Source Networking Expert Hires

Anton Ivanov and David Spence – Leading Open Networking Experts Join Inocybe

MONTREAL, QC – September 19, 2017 – Inocybe Technologies announced today the hiring of open networking veterans, Anton Ivanov and David Spence. With their cumulative experience in Software-Defined Networking (SDN) controller and virtual network data plane development, they further expand Inocybe’s global team of Open Networking expertise. These latest hires continue Inocybe’s growth, having hired a number of top contributors to the OpenDaylight project last month to support the growing market demand for Open Networking solutions within both the enterprise and evolving service provider ecosystems.

Cloud, IoT and 5G are changing how modern networks are operated and deployed at scale. Inocybe’s Open Networking Platform is the first to enable enterprises and service providers to deploy software defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) solutions across an integrated and consumable environment.  

“Inocybe is working with Enterprises and Service Providers to automate and innovate their network to address the challenges of Cloud, IoT and 5G in order to better serve their customers,” says Andrew McLachlan, VP Engineering of Inocybe Technologies. “We continue to expand the Inocybe team, with leading engineers like Anton and David to be a valuable resource for our customers.”

Anton has over 18 years of experience as a leader in the networking and software industry, most recently developing, plugins and packaging for OpenDaylight, high speed virtual network data planes and architecting API driven broadband vCPE systems. Having recently served as a Senior Software Engineer for Brocade, Anton has previously held leadership roles at Cisco, British Telecom, Level 3 Communications and others.

David has been leading development in the software industry for over 19 years. Most recently contributing to OpenDaylight projects, including JSON RPC 2.0 and Data Export/Import and developing a micro-agent management/control plane. Previously as Principal Software Engineer for Brocade, David has held development leadership roles at Cisco, Velocix (Alcatel-Lucent), and UK start-ups.

Inocybe will continue to expand its team of experts driving Open Networking solutions for customers globally. Those interested in leading Open Networking innovation globally, should contact Inocybe at [email protected].


About Inocybe Technologies
Inocybe Technologies is the leading Open Networking technology provider from the data center to the network edge. Inocybe’s Open Networking Platform enables customers to deploy an integrated and consumable network based on the leading, emerging and innovative open networking software. The Inocybe Open Networking Platform accelerates the adoption of automated and intelligent networking for enterprises and service providers based on OpenDaylight,, PNDA and ONAP. For additional information contact us on Twitter @inocybetech or

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