Jisc (United Kingdom)
Dr Tim Chown recently joined the Strategic Technologies group within Jisc as Senior Network Services Developer, having previously been a lecturer at the University of Southampton, where he remains a Visiting Fellow. His main area of interest currently lies with end-to-end network performance, working with various research and education communities to assist them in making optimum use of their Janet connectivity for network-intensive applications. As co-chair of the UK IPv6 Council, Dr Chown continues to promote wider deployment of IPv6. He is also co-chair of the IETF dnssd WG, which is defining methods for scalable DNS-based service discovery, including campus network scenarios.