In 1992, Stephane co-founded Incognito Software with Patricia Steadman, the company's CEO.
Co-Founder and CEO
As co-founder and CEO of Incognito Software, Patricia Steadman is widely regarded as a leader in the development of IP network management solutions for broadband service providers, enterprises, and government agencies.
Continually pushing the envelope of IP networking, her
contributions have revolutionized the delivery of data, voice, and video services over IP networks.
is credited with spearheading secure DNS alternatives to BIND, and was one of the first to recognize the value of ENUM for VoIP networks, making a commitment in 2001 to develop a carrier-grade DNS platform that today forms the basis of the company's newest software.
An active voice in ICANN, SCTE, DSL Forum
, CableLabs, and other industry groups, she
has an in-depth technical understanding of long-term market needs.
Patricia holds an engineering degree from Lehigh University and started her Masters of Computer Science at Columbia University before leaving to co-found Incognito.