Jerry Passione

Global General Manager
OpenLab Juniper Networks

Jerry founded and oversees Juniper’s OpenLab which serves as a global resource to spark and enable the development of new networking solutions with an emphasis on network programmability and automation. OpenLab comprises a software-centric lab for solutions incubation and hands-on learning/skills transformation programs delivered across the OpenLab worldwide locations. He has been with Juniper Networks for 16 years.

Prior to Juniper, he has held marketing and technical sales support management positions at Lucent Technologies and AT&T.  He possesses a BS degree in Computer Science from St. John’s University in New York and currently sits on the Advisory Board for the Ying Wu College of Computing within NJIT.