EVENT

Network Virtualization & SDN Europe 2016

31 May 2016

Event organiser: 

Informa

 

This comprehensive three-day SDN and NFV event for the operator community is packed with case studies from pioneers at the forefront of SDN and NFV advancements worldwide.

Coming together in Madrid, the global SDN and NFV community will discuss carrier-class SDN from a unique, strategic, operator-led perspective with case studies from all of the leading operators in the space.

Following on from the successful 2015 show, this event will examine the steps needed to move SDN and NFV forward from research into reality, featuring dedicated sessions on the current software-defined network, NFV infrastructure, MANO, security, 5G, IoT and Transport SDN.

 

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As data demand ramps ever higher, researchers are looking to innovative amplifier designs to help transport a broader light spectrum through optical fibres, finds Andy Extance

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Duncan Ellis shares his views about the increased focus on automation from network operators, and how the physical layer has so far stubbornly resisted the move

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Switching off copper networks where fibre has been deployed is the end game, so why are so few operators doing it, wonders Pauline Rigby

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With demand for fibre to the premises increasing, Keely Portway looks at the role training plays in ensuring installation skills remain available to meet this growing demand

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