Eric Dudley is a Senior Marketing Manager in the Digital Networking group. With over 15 years in marketing and business development Eric has a passion for driving innovative embedded devices. Eric delivers multicore SoC solutions designed for differentiated branch routers, virtual CPE, performance-class residential gateways, WLAN access points and industrial networking applications. Eric is a Founding Member of the NBASE-T multi-rate Ethernet alliance and served as the Marketing Chairman for Power.org. Eric studied International Business at California State University, Chico and Computer Science and Technical Marketing at University of Californai Berkeley. Eric is a new scoutmaster in Austin, Texas, teaching budding pyromaniacs the finer points of rocket building.