Chuck Bessant, Principal Consulting Analyst
Chuck Bessant brings 30 years of industry experience centered on IT infrastructure with a focus on network architecture. Chuck is a leading expert on cloud managed services, underscored by his recent role at Cisco Systems as a solutions consultant and customer engagement manager for Cisco. During his career, Chuck pioneered the requirements and deployment of highly fault tolerant/rapid failover IS-IS, as a network and OSS architect with a tier one telecommunication company.
At TechVision Research Chuck is focusing on cloud migration, data center evolution, network architecture and issues facing brick and mortar enterprises as they scramble to redesign, re-architect and reposition their legacy communications and data center infrastructure to compete in the 21st Century.
Chuck has worked with a leading networking vendor to embed synthetic transaction monitoring technology in core routing operating systems and he also re-architected statically routed, unreliable WANs to fully dynamically routed, carrier-class infrastructure for companies with large data center/colocation environments.
Chuck has a BS in Information Systems/Computer Science and Management Data Systems from Syracuse University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.
- Internet of Things (IoT)
- Enterprise Architecture (EA)
- Cloud migration
- Network infrastructure services
- Data center architecture and migration