Cayetano Carbajo, CTO at Telefónia Germany, acknowledges the telecom industry made a few mistakes moving from 2G to 3G and then 4G. Although it may seem the industry is in autopilot mode, on course to repeat path and outcome, he is optimistic the industry will be able to correct itself and avoid some of the major errors committed when deploying previous generations of technologies.
Cayetano Carbajo is currently CTO at Telefónica Germany, a position he's held for the past four years. Before that, he was Telefonica's Technology Director defining Telefónica's network technologies for the Spanish market. His responsibilities included defining the architecture, specification and vendor selection as well as technology strategy and evolution. He has more than 20 years in the industry and holds a Degree in Telecommunications Engineering, and Economics Degree and a Specialized Degree in telecommunications from Institut National des Sciences appliquées de Rennes.