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Deborah Brungard

Deborah Brungard is a Lead Member of Technical Staff in Wireless and Access Technology at AT&T. Her current work is on network architecture evolution, SDN, and NFV. She has been with AT&T for more than 35 years, working in various areas, international services, international network operations, and network architecture planning. She has been involved in strategic standards development for more than 25 years and has held various leadership positions in IETF, ITU-T and ANSI. She has been most active in IETF’s Routing Area; she was on the IESG for 6 years as a Routing Area Director (until 2021) and she was previously a co-chair for both CCAMP and TEAS. She received her Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA. Her main passion is escaping in her Silver Bullet.


Role Group Email
Liaison Manager ITU-T SG 15 (itu-t-sg-15)
Liaison Member Nominating Committee 2021/2022 (nomcom2021)
Member IAB-ISOC Policy Coordination (iabisoc)

RFCs (5)

RFC Date Title Cited by
RFC 4258 Nov 2005 Requirements for Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Routing for the Automatically Switched Optical Network (ASON) 7 RFCs
RFC 4394 Feb 2006 A Transport Network View of the Link Management Protocol (LMP) 2 RFCs
RFC 5212 Jul 2008 Requirements for GMPLS-Based Multi-Region and Multi-Layer Networks (MRN/MLN) 14 RFCs
RFC 5654 Sep 2009 Requirements of an MPLS Transport Profile 45 RFCs
RFC 6001 Oct 2010 Generalized MPLS (GMPLS) Protocol Extensions for Multi-Layer and Multi-Region Networks (MLN/MRN) 12 RFCs

Active Internet-Drafts (0)

Deborah has no active Internet-Drafts as of 2024-02-24.

Expired Internet-Drafts (5)

(Excluding replaced Internet-Drafts.)

Internet-Draft Activity