Our mission is to apply proven research and business approaches to
provide solutions that fit our client's needs. Pollere LLC can provide
network and telecommunications consultants with technical expertise that
is both wide and deep, who are customer-oriented, and are skilled at
coming up to speed.
Kathleen M. Nichols, founder and CEO
Prior to founding Pollere LLC Dr. Nichols was Vice President of Network
Science at Packet Design LLC where she was part of the founding team.
Prior to Packet Design she was Director, Advanced Internet Architecures
in the Office of the CTO at Cisco Systems, Inc. She has held advanced
architecture and research positions as both individual contributor and
project lead at Bay Networks, Com21, Philips Research Labs, Apple
Computer, and AT&T Bell Labs. In addition, she was co-chair of the IETF
Differentiated Services Working Group, has held several positions with
the IEEE Hot Interconnects Symposium, and has been a guest editor of
both IEEE Software and IEEE Micro.
Dr. Nichols holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer
Sciences from University of California, Berkeley and a B.S. in
Electrical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.