5G Solutions Manager
Yvon Rouault joined EXFO in January 2014 and holds the position of 5G Solutions Manager, in the Service Assurance division. In this position, he is in charge of the alignment of the optimization and monitoring solutions with the 5G market requirements.
With some 33 years of experience in the network testing and service assurance industry, Yvon has occupied various roles ranging from engineering, pre-sales and sales account management, product marketing, and CTO office advisor.
Prior to joining EXFO, he worked for leading companies such as Hewlett Packard, Agilent and Tektronix Communications. He has provided solutions in various networking domains, from transport networks (SDH, …), fixed networks (VoIP, SD-WAN), switching and routing (ATM, IP, MPLS), and mobile networks for the past 10 years.
Yvon holds an engineering degree in Electronics and a master’s degree in Marketing Management from HEC Paris. He has lived and worked in France, Canada and Germany.
5G and fixed wireless access have the potential to transform home broadband. Vendors are building out their toolbox of broadband products and are working on relevant solutions. At the same time, the industry is asking how 5G will change the home network and how consumer premise equipment will incorporate 5G functionality. This webinar explores the timeline for the 5G rollout, the challenges related to deploying and operating 5G fixed wireless networks, and the impact of 5G on the in-home broadband market.