NFV World Congress Day 2 - Technology Forum
May 4, 2017
LIVE FROM NFV WORLD CONGRESS
13:35 Chair's Opening Address
Jimmy Yu | VP, Microwave Transmission, Mobile Backhaul & Optical Transport Market Research | Dell'Oro Group
13:40 FORUM KEYNOTE
David Hughes | VP Engineering | PCCW Global
14:00 Bringing SDN/NFV into play in fixed access networks'
Kurt Pynaert | Product Development and Business Lead | Nokia
14:20 Large Scale Automation in Data Centers
Sam Aldrin | Architect | Google
Co-Chair, Network Virtualization over Layer3 WG | IETF
14:40 Datapath-optimized solutions for low-cost routable residential gateways for vCPE
Sam Fuller | Sr. Director, System Solutions | NXP
15:00 Refreshment & exhibition break
15:30 Chair's Market Highlights – 5G, Cloud, and NFV: Separating Mindshare and Market Share
Greg Collins | Founder & Principal Analyst | Exact Ventures
15:35 Status of Transport SDN implementations based on Open Daylight
Mark Showalter | Senior Director of SDN Product Marketing | Infinera
15:55 China Unicom's activities on SDN/NFV
Zheng Yi | Senior engineer of IDC network | China Unicom
16:15 NFV at the Edge of the network, Challenges and solutions
Ulf Bragnell | Director, Product Management | Enea
16:35 5G Network Slicing – A Killer App for SmartNICs
Nick Tausanovitch | VP, Solutions Architecture | Netronome
16:55 Taking the pain out of VNF on-boarding
Martin Taylor | CTO | Metaswitch
17:15 PANEL DEBATE – Envisioning the NFV+SDN+MANO Future
Market leaders debate key issues for advancement – this panel will debate likely developments in NFV+SDN+MANO over the next year:
• What will be achieved in the coming year, how will we measure progress?
• Is this "the year of NFV" and what does that mean?
• Will cloud paradigms of disaggregation, containers, microservices come to fruition?
Charlie Ashton | Director of Business Development | Wind River an Intel company
Lakshminarayan Ravi | Industry Segment Innovation CTO Leader | Aricent
Brad Wilson | Director Market Development, CSP Solutions | Dell EMC
Paul Parker-Johnson | Principal Analyst, Practice Lead, Cloud Computing and Virtual Infrastructure Technologies | ACG Research
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