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Barry Dahan

SVP Business Development

About Barry Dahan

Barry has over three decades of experience in telecom, leading global matrixed functional teams. Executive Consultant / Strategic Sales at Ciena Corporation overseeing Global Accounts in EME&A. Prior to this appointment, Barry was advisor to Ceragon CEO on International business.

Prior Barry was the EVP of Global Sales at DragonWave and on the board of HFCL DW JV in India. Prior to Joining DragonWave in 2011, Barry was tasked with building the business and infrastructure for Starent Networks, which after a successful IPO, this start-up was acquired by Cisco for 10 times the revenues, 100 times the profits. Barry was employed with ALU/Nokia and Nortel in various Leadership roles (First 3G contract in the world, Driving the Optical business in CALA, Nortel Colombia CEO ’95 and Nortel ME CEO ’01). Since 2010 Barry is investing in private growth company (Fintech & Cyber Security)


Barry brings his industry experience to 6WIND at a time when we are planning and executing our next stage of growth specifically targeting the CSPs globally.

Customer Stories

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“6WIND Virtual Security Gateway was able to meet our exact requirements by delivering a highly scalable, high performing, secure and sustainable solution which will provide us with the flexibility to grow cost-effectively. The 6WIND Team continues to help us adopt the solution into our existing environment seamlessly and efficiently.”

Max Urmanov, Director of Networking Engineering at CarrierX

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6WIND’s vRouters have the best virtual packet processing engine we’ve seen on any virtual routing platform. No other products we’ve looked at perform anywhere close to 6WIND

Rick Jenssen, Senior Director of Consulting Systems Engineering

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“We took an innovative approach for an open multi-vendor solution to power our smart city initiative working with 6WIND, ADVA, Advantech, Dell and dacoso. Together we designed a secure open platform that powers edge cloud for IoT, video and next-generation services across our IPv6 network that can further be deployed worldwide across many verticals.”

Volker Bodenbach, head of technology and operations, WiTCOM