Richard Jonathan Boakes Portrait

Dr Rich Boakes

Senior Lecturer

Learning Designer

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I’ve worked for IBM, Netscape, and as an independent contractor on various projects for many companies including larger projects for Orange, Vodafone and BT.

Research interests

  • I am particularly interested in the use of disruptive technologies that bring about systemic change
  • I find that I’m often looking at similar problems involving the unification of heterogeneous data
  • Building, using and understanding the operation of federated global distributed systems