John McLaughlin

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John McLaughlin

Senior Software Engineer
P: +353 (0)51 834 056
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Prior to joining TSSG, I worked in a wide variety of sectors including computer gaming (Cinemaware), high availability web applications (Sega’s Heat.NET, community site for Macromedia Shockwave), financial (Des Cullen Software), and logistics (Twoway/Richer Sounds), spending 10 years  of this consulting. I also spent a period as a research assistant in the Distributed Systems Group in TCD where working on a number of pioneering European funded distributed computing projects (Moonlight, Tigger).

Since joining TSSG in 2009 I have worked on a number of projects including the FP7 funded Efipsans (autonomic networking), EI-CF ASTRAL (energy monitoring and saving), and EI-CF QoSPlan (bandwidth requirement planning). Most recently I have been Technical Manager on H2020 project Aquasmart, and won funding and delivered EI CF funded follow-on Smarter Aquaculture. I have also worked on the Interreg project pISCES – delivering the architecture and machine learning components, and have most recently started work on the Interreg project RegEnergy.


B.Sc. in Computer Applications, Dublin City University


Anderdon and J. McLaughlin, Farmhouse Cheese of Ireland: A Celebration, Collins Press 2011, ISBN 978-1848891210 (Amazon:

J. Ronan and J. McLaughlin, An empirical evaluation of a Shim6 implementation, in Proceedings of the 2nd International ICST Conference on Mobile Networks and Management, September 2010. (PDF :