The inaugural gathering of the Ethernet community defining the future of network-enabled cloud, data and mobile services powered by the convergence of CE 2.0, SDN and NFV technologies. Vertical Systems Group is on the advisory board and is a contributing Industry Analyst firm for this event.
- Erin Dunne is moderating the following session: Service Provider Perspectives – Business Benefits Of Connecting Everyone & Everything With Ethernet and presenting a MEF Ethernet Excellence Award
- Rosemary Cochran is moderating Unlocking Revenues With Standardized CE 2.0 Wholesale E-Access Services panel and participating in the Industry Analyst Roundtable – Key GEN14 Takeaways & Advice For Navigating Through The Market Transition
Erin Dunne conducts an onstage guest speaker interview about NFV implementation, participates in analyst roundtables and judges the Cloud Innovation Awards
Vertical Systems Group is a Media Partner for this event.
Rosemary Cochran moderates CEO Roundtable #2
Topic: Burstable Transport: The Challenges and Opportunities
Erick Contag, COO, GlobeNet
Wes Hanemayer, Vice President Video Services, Hibernia Networks
Mark Taylor, Vice President Media & IP Services, Level 3
Adam Saenger, Vice President Portfolio Management, tw telecom
Erin Dunne participates in the Analyst Wrap-Up and moderates the Ethernet Everywhere panel. She will provide an update on how Cable MSOs are playing in the Carrier Ethernet services market and address the prime challenges that remain for the industry.
> Brian Rose, Director of Product Development for Networking Services, Cox Business
> Vik Saxena, Cable Solutions and Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent
> Andrew Smith, Chief Architect, Cable MSO Networks, Juniper
> Andy Striegler, Vice President, Rogers Carrier Services, Rogers Business Solutions
> Michael Tighe, Executive Director, Data Services, Comcast Business Services
Learn how Ciena is changing the economics of 10GbE metro aggregation and service delivery.
Erin Dunne from Vertical Systems Group discusses the growth of Carrier Ethernet worldwide, the surge in demand for gigabit bandwidth and the challenges ahead as service providers plan for network transformation. Replay available
Erin Dunne Moderates the panel, Ethernet and the Cloud.
Topic: What can Carrier Ethernet 2.0 and the new CloudEthernet Forum do to be strategic enablers of Cloud Computing?
Speakers: Aquantia, CloudEthernet Forum, Comcast, Intel, MEF. Read article
The MEF Americas Carrier Ethernet Summit features a keynote by Ethernet Inventor, Bob Metcalfe, and focuses on innovation, showcasing how operators, cloud-providers and manufacturers are leveraging Carrier Ethernet (CE) 2.0
Erin Dunne provides overview, chairs conference debate session
Topic: Carrier Ethernet’s Role in Boosting Operators’ Profit
Speakers: MEF, Accedian, Tower Cloud, Telco Systems