Tom Cloonan is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of CommScope’s Broadband Networks. In this role, he is responsible for directing the architecture and future product planning of CommScope’s broadband network solutions.
Mr. Cloonan joined CommScope through its acquisition of ARRIS, where Mr. Cloonan and his team designed and implemented the industry-leading ARRIS E6000 CER CCAP platform. His current focus is the design of highly-scalable next-generation networks for the cable and telco operators, with an emphasis on Distributed Access Architectures and Virtualization and DOCSIS 4.0.
Mr. Cloonan holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology, a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, and a PhD in Physics from Heriot-Watt University in Scotland. He is a Fellow of the IEEE, and his work has resulted in over 40 patents, 80 published papers, two books, and several book chapters.
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