Tensor CS, Inc.
Innovation in Communications
Bruce E. Dale, Jr.
Areas of Specialization
Network Timing and Synchronization
Telephony (POTS) Signaling
UNIX & Windows Environments
VxWorks, PSOS, uClinux
DS1 and DS3 Framers & Drivers
Embedded C Software
Twelve years experience leading software developers and other technical professionals.
Developed software embedded in the CoreDirector CI SONET switch, a 64 OC-48 port switch utilized in the telecom network core.
Developed software embedded in the DigiCall system, a wireless local loop system based on GSM cellular technology.
Developed industrial communications systems, hardware and software.
Organized and managed Software Quality Assurance for PC desktop software.
Installed and configured uClinux on Altera Nios II based product. Developed embedded C++ application to collect and present data on browser GUI.
Set up development environment including GNU cross development tool chain on SuSE Linux, CVS version control system and Bugzilla defect tracking system.
Developed embedded control for the FXS (Foreign Exchange Service) module of a SONET network access system, including diagnostics. Coded in C and executed on a Power PC processor under VxWorks.
Developed embedded control of stratum timing distribution (network synchronization) over an OC-3/12 ring. Coded in C and executed on a Power PC processor under VxWorks.
Developed embedded control for the remote unit of a wireless (38 GHz) DS1 to DS3 multiplexer. Coded in C, included SNMP management handlers and executed on a M68HC916 processor.
Added ATM OAM cell processing to the network access system for transport DS1 and DS3 alarms through an ATM switch fabric. Coded in C and executed on a Power PC processor under VxWorks.
Developed Point of Sale software embedded in IBM POS terminals. Coded in IBM 360/390 BAL and executed on IBM 4683 POS terminals.
Designed system and executed field trials of a digital wireless voice communications system for the Department of Defense.
Designed a digital fiber optic trunk enhancement for the AN/STC-2 tactical voice switch system, for the Department of Defense (Navy).
Tensor CS, Inc., Bradford, NH (2004)
Director of Software Development, Ciena Corporation, Marlborough MA (2000-2002)
Principal Software Engineer, Omnia Communications, Marlborough MA (1998 -2000)
Principal Software Engineer, Windata Corporation, Littleton MA (1997-1998)
Software Engineering Manager, Aydin Corporation, Horsham PA (1995-1997)
Software Engineering Manager, Krone Incorporated, Reading PA (1992-1994)
Contract Engineer, AW Computer Systems, Mt. Laurel NJ (1992)
Contract Engineer, DMC Corp., Scranton PA (1991-1992)
Director of Product Development, GAI-Tronics Corporation, Reading PA (1988-1991)
Director of Engineering, International Mobile Machines, Philadelphia, PA (1984-1988)
Senior Member of Engineering Staff, RCA Corporation, Camden NJ (1982-1984)
Contract Engineer, Tuck Electronics, Inc., Camp Hill, PA (1972-1982)
Partner, ECD Incorporated, New Cumberland, PA (1980-1981)
Engineering Supervisor, AMP Incorporated, Harrisburg, PA (1972-1980)
Design Engineer, Tuck Electronics, Inc., Camp Hill, PA (1970-1972)
Computer Systems Engineer, General Electric, Phoenix AZ (1969-1970)
Shippensburg State College, Shippensburg, PA
Master of Business Administration
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering
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