David Rohde

David Rohde

Senior Consultant

  • Phone (703) 256-2046
  • Mobile (703) 927-4080

Education

    • Northwestern University
    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism
    • Economics and Journalism

David Rohde is a Senior Consultant at TC2 based in Washington, D.C. David conducts competitive procurements, rate reviews, and benchmarking projects, particularly centering around the current generation of corporate IP, MPLS and converged network services. He has assisted retailers, insurance companies, hospitality firms, energy companies and others across a range of tranport and managed services solutions.

David is also TC2's lead analyst on questions of telecommunications industry structure and strategic analysis. He specializes in analyzing the financial position of carriers, evaluating their stability and capability to invest in the technologies most important to enterprise users, and their competitive prospects in the wireless and wireline markets.

David became a TC2 consultant after serving as an enterprise data services analyst with the Yankee Group. For a number of years prior to that, he was a reporter, editor and columnist with Network World, where he originated the long-standing "Eye on the Carriers" column, and among notable beats covered the maturation of frame relay and ATM services, developments in enterprise voice equipment, and the impact of Federal Communications Commission actions on enterprise networks. David is the author and host of the popular blog, TC2's David Rohde on Telecom, and is a regular speaker at VoiceCon and other industry conferences. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Economics from Northwestern University.

 

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Biography

David Rohde is a Senior Consultant at TC2 based in Washington, D.C. David conducts competitive procurements, rate reviews, and benchmarking projects, particularly centering around the current generation of corporate IP, MPLS and converged network services. He has assisted retailers, insurance companies, hospitality firms, energy companies and others across a range of tranport and managed services solutions.

David is also TC2's lead analyst on questions of telecommunications industry structure and strategic analysis. He specializes in analyzing the financial position of carriers, evaluating their stability and capability to invest in the technologies most important to enterprise users, and their competitive prospects in the wireless and wireline markets.

David became a TC2 consultant after serving as an enterprise data services analyst with the Yankee Group. For a number of years prior to that, he was a reporter, editor and columnist with Network World, where he originated the long-standing "Eye on the Carriers" column, and among notable beats covered the maturation of frame relay and ATM services, developments in enterprise voice equipment, and the impact of Federal Communications Commission actions on enterprise networks. David is the author and host of the popular blog, TC2's David Rohde on Telecom, and is a regular speaker at VoiceCon and other industry conferences. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Economics from Northwestern University.

 

Education

    • Northwestern University
    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism
    • Economics and Journalism