Jim Duffy

Jim Duffy

Former Senior Analyst, Networking


Jim Duffy was Senior Analyst for the Networking Channel at 451 Research. He covered enterprise network infrastructure and associated software, and network performance management. Jim had been covering technology for over 30 years, including 25 at Network World. His coverage focused predominantly on enterprise networking infrastructure, including routers, switches and associated software.

Jim is widely recognized in the industry for over two decades of coverage on Cisco Systems and its enterprise competitors. He broke several major stories over the course of his journalism career, and received awards for news, analysis and opinion pieces on numerous industry events and developments.

For decades, Jim has overseen, coordinated and driven coverage of a variety of enterprise and telecommunications equipment and services events, issues and developments. He determined story ideas, angles, emphasis and tone on breaking news, trend and analysis pieces, executive Q&A interviews, market forecasts, user case studies, and product and service announcements on a daily and weekly basis.

Prior to his previous position as managing editor at Network World, Jim held senior editorial positions at Computer Systems News, published at the time by CMP Publications, and MIS Week and Electronic News, both owned by Fairchild Publications. Jim is a graduate of Utica College with a Bachelor of Science degree in public relations/journalism.

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