H. Paris Burstyn is a freelance writer covering communications-related topics including cloud services, IoT, M2M and channel strategies. Prior to this venture, he was a senior analyst for seven years in Ovum's wholesale communications research stream. There he analyzed the way communications service providers expanded their wholesale operations by introducing new services, redefining market segments, working with emerging Over the Top enterprises and supporting IoT. His experience as a market research analyst includes seven years at IDC as Vice President of Communications Consulting, as well as stints at Heavy Reading, the Yankee Group (now 451 Research), Arthur D. Little and A.T. Kearney.
Paris started his career as a journalist working for publications including Electronic Business, High Technology, SearchTelecom and The Boston Globe. In these roles, he's had the opportunity to speak at numerous industry events and once at Harvard Business School.