Author Biographies

Author Biography

Paul Didier

Industry Solutions Architect

Paul Didier is an Industry Solutions Architect for manufacturing for Cisco. He is responsible for developing solutions for the manufacturing industry, including those for automation and control systems. Prior to joining Cisco, he was an associate partner with a focus on IT infrastructure at Accenture and an IT manager for SAP. He has extensive experience working for manufacturing, retail and financial services clients, developing and deploying large enterprise IT applications for a range of business functions on a global scale. Didier is a member of the Open Device Vendor Association's (ODVA) Technical Review Board and has more than 20 years of industry experience.