Jennifer Pigg is a vice president of research on Yankee Group's Mobile Broadband team. Her area of expertise is network carrier infrastructure, examining the challenges facing service providers in provisioning the edge and core network, and the solutions and technology that will meet the demands of mobile data networking, cloud computing, Web 2.0 and LTE including mobile backhaul, carrier Ethernet, core and edge routers, packet optical transport and the Evolved Packet Core.
Prior to joining Yankee Group, Pigg was manager of network planning and strategy for Wang Laboratories' corporate data network. She began her career at Wang with responsibility for the domestic and international rollout of Wang's packet network, connecting more than 250 locations in 14 countries. Before joining Wang, she was a member of the IT research and development division of Commercial Union Insurance Companies.
Pigg is a highly regarded speaker at industry seminars and conferences, and is frequently cited by the commercial and trade press. She has been a guest lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management. She is a member of the IEEE and holds a B.A. degree from Mount Holyoke College.