David B. Jacobs of The Jacobs Group has more than 30 years of networking industry experience. He has managed leading-edge software development projects and consulted to Fortune 500 companies as well as software start-ups.
David began his career designing CPU logic but quickly transitioned to software, developing operating system internals and network product software. He then moved on to a succession of product development management positions encompassing both software and hardware organizations.
A graduate of MIT, David Jacobs received an MBA from Boston University. He is based in the Boston area.