TitleCompany:Co-Founder & Chief Technical Liaison, Syntropy, USA
Bio:William B. Norton serves as NOIA Network’s Co-Founder and Chief Technical Liaison, driving the Internet industry towards a fully encrypted and performance-tuned* Internet for everyone. He developed software that monitored the core backbone for the Internet, the U.S. Gov’t-sponsored NSFNET, and served as NANOG’s first chairman (1994-1998) through the transition to the commercial Internet of today. Mr. Norton served as Co-Founder and Chief Technical Liaison for Equinix (1998-2008), and a founding team member for ConsoleConnect, sold to PCCW in 2018. He wrote “The Internet Peering Playbook: Connecting to the Core of the Internet” and spent five years consulting across Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, and currently resides in Palo Alto, California.