Judy Beningson is a seasoned networking executive with more than 20 years of experience in product development, marketing, and strategic planning. She is currently the Vice President and General Manager of the Junosphere initiative within Juniper Networks, focusing on the new area of network virtualization.
Since 1998, Beningson has held a variety of senior management positions at Juniper Networks, most recently as vice president of strategy and business operations for the Infrastructure Products Group (IPG). Previous to this, Beningson held a variety of VP-level product marketing and management roles within Juniper Networks. Beningson has played a key role the company’s growth in the service provider routing market.
Prior to Juniper, Beningson served in leadership product management and marketing roles at a number of leading networking companies, including Unisphere Networks, Redstone Networks, Cascade (Ascend) Communications, Penril Datability Networks, and Artel Communications where she drove business and product requirements for a wide range of networking products.
Beningson holds a BA in Cognitive Science from Brown University, where she focused on Artificial Intelligence.