Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> April 26, 1999

Data Networking : Farrokh Billimoria – Hambrecht & Quist

FARROKH BILLIMORIA is a Senior Technology Analyst-Communication & Networking Technologies at Hambrecht & Quist. Previously, he was associated with Unterberg Harris, Bankers Trust, Merck & Co., Timeplex, and Graphic Scanning Corp. Mr. Billimoria is a member of the IEEE and has a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and a Master's degree in Computer Science. He has been a member of the ATM Forum since 1993. His knowledge of LANs, WANs, ATM, switching, routing, networking management, and test equipment has made him a regular speaker at various conferences and industry shows such as Comnet and John McQuillan's Next Generation Networks and ATM Conferences, IBF and SUN World Expo. In addition, Mr. Billimoria has been quoted in various trade magazines and journals. Profile
TWST: Would you talk first about the technologies that have created data

networking as we know it today?

Mr. Billimoria: That's a fairly broad question, because if you look at