Jean-Mickaël Guérin, Chief Technical Officer

Jean-Mickaël Guérin has been a leading contributor to 6WIND’s R&D team since September 2000 and the software development team leader since 2014 before taking the CTO position in 2018. He was involved in 6WIND’s original development around multicore architectures, fast packet processing and hardware offloads. Jean-Mickaël serves as 6WIND’s advocate for open and high performance Linux networking, supporting open source projects such as userspace library DPDK.org, and routing suite FRR. 6WIND’s flagship vRouter software includes Jean-Mickaël’s team leadership for its next-generation management framework with programmatic APIs and Yang models.

Jean-Mickaël holds a MSc in Computer Science, with a major in Telecom and Networking, from ENSIMAG (a top French engineering school specializing in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics).