As Chief Architect in eircom Business, Andy provides vision and direction on emerging business and technology trends, and promotes eircom solutions to key customers.
Andy's twenty eight years experience in the ICT industry spans the public sector, a market data software company, and enterprise network services, and roles as both technology expert and business management to Managing Director level.
Andy is a graduate in Computer Science from Trinity College Dublin.
For whatever reason, we Irish like to own houses and property, we donâ€™t like to rent. Perhaps itâ€™s a deep seated suspicion of the absentee landlord. Do we have a similar attitude to cloud? read more
Powering the cloud, next-generation mobile and more read more
At the start of this year I made my predictions for the network themes that would be most in focus for the Irish CEO and CIO in 2012. read more
With innovations in mobile, cloud and social media, whatâ€™s happening to e-commerce? Andy O'Kelly looks at the evolution of selling and delivering service to customers. read more
The best innovative energy and entrepreneurship has been focussed on technology problems; itâ€™s worked, and itâ€™s time to move on to real world problems read more
I've been reading the anonymous feedback from an extensive interview-based survey of eircom customers on the topic of Managed Network Services. read more
The TM Forum Management World event is on in the Dublin Convention Centre at the moment. This event is where the CSP community â€“ thatâ€™s Communications Service Providers aka Telcos â€“ meet up to ... read more
Which data network issues will be most in focus for the Irish CEO and CIO in 2012? Andy O'Kelly, Chief Architect at eircom offers five predictions. read more
New methods of customer contact are emerging, including social channels, offering the promise of better service levels and lower cost. But are we ready to recognize these channels as legitimate ... read more