Dr Stephen Farrell

Stephen Farrell
NameStephen Farrell
OrganisationCONNECT and Trinity College Dublin
Job titleResearch Fellow
BioDr. Stephen Farrell is a research fellow in CONNECT, a Science
Foundation Ireland research institute, and the school of Computer
Science and Statistics at Trinity College Dublin, (https://www.tcd.ie/)
where he teaches and researches on security and
delay/disruption-tolerant networking (DTN), and in 2006 co-authored the
first book on the latter topic. Stephen has been involved in security
(in industry) since the mid 1980's and Internet standards since the
mid-1990's and since 2011 he has been one of two IETF security area
directors. He is a co-founder of Tolerant Networks Limited, a TCD campus
company. Mostly these days Stephen far prefers to see deployment of
things that are good-enough and to not wait until perfection fails to
happen. Stephen's full bio is at