Andy Simpson

As a data scientist at Verisign, Andy Simpson is focused on the impact of emerging global markets on the overall use of domain names as well as security and stability threats to the DNS root zone. Before moving into broad scale domain usage analysis, Simpson contributed to registry, registrar and domain aftermarket systems and helped Verisign develop a Big Data technology stack based on Apache Hadoop, which is now the primary architecture for his research efforts.

Simpson received his Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University.

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