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Joel Williams


1240 McKendrie St.
San Jose CA, 95126-1408
Work Phone: 408-249-5574
Senior Certified Professional Consultant

Embedded Linux and Networking Design Services

Joel Williams has over 35 years experience designing embedded systems software including real-time operating systems and interfacing to a wide range of hardware. He specializes in embedded Linux systems and wireless protocols.

Williams also provides Expert Witness services, with experience on over 18 cases involving patent and trade secret cases, as well as patent portfolio and due-diligence review, source code analysis and product testing.

He as been an independent consultant for over 25 years, is past President of PATCA, has contributed to standards organizations and holds several patents.

Embedded Linux Systems Development
Turn key project specification and development
Consumer and industrial designs
Platform bring-up, Drivers, kernel mods
Networking Specialist: wireless, Satellite, triple play
Standards Committee Representation
Litigation Support, Expert Witness, Due Diligence
Patent analysis, prior art searches
802.11 Wi-Fi specialist
Cellular & other wireless protocols
TCP/IP suite protocols
ADSL, Ethernet, ATM, Optical

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