Technological Expertise

As a consultant, Dr. Tal Lavian provides his expertise in the following areas of network communications, telecommunications, and Internet protocols:

  • Routing/switching:

    • Routing protocols; RIP; BGP; OSPF
    • MPLS; IS-IS; DNS; QoS
    • Switching; packet switching
    • LAN; WAN; VPN
    • Network infrastructure
    • Network communication architectures
  • Communication networks:

    • Internet protocols; TCP/IP suite
    • TCP; UDP; IP; VoIP
    • Ethernet; network protocols
    • Network software applications
    • Data link, network, and transport layers (L2, L3, L4)
  • Mobile wireless:

    • Wireless, WLAN, 802.11
    • Cellular systems, 3GPP UMTS, WCDMA
    • Smartphone, mobile devices, cellphone technologies
  • Internet software:

    • Internet software applications
    • Distributed computing
    • Web applications
    • FTP, HTTP
    • Java, C/C++
    • Grid computing
    • Client server, file transfer
    • Multicast, streaming media

Dr. Lavian provides expert witness services in patent litigation.