With MEF17 set to kick off in less than a week, many are in eager anticipation of the event's featured speaker line-up as it includes top service and technology experts who are driving industry innovation.
Among the notable presenters is CENX's Chief Technology Officer, Chris Purdy, who will be taking part in two speaking slots during the event.
The last decade within the the telecom industry has been an exciting time for service providers. The rapid rate of innovation experienced has enabled the development of new services and revenue opportunities. To better understand where the industry is headed, Chris will be joining a panel discussion focusing on the nature and pace of technological innovation happening within the industry. This talk is schedule for Tuesday, November 14th from 12:05pm - 12:50pm.
According to many industry pundits, network automation is the next step following virtualization and it's a critical piece to making NFV a success. Ultimately, the goal for service providers is to achieve zero-touch automation by harnessing the power of big data analytics to inform the network what to do through the use of feedback loops. Find our whether zero-touch automation will be achieved by network domain or by network function during Chris's second presentation at 3:55pm on Wednesday, November 15th.
As silver sponsors of this year's event, the CENX team will also be exhibiting at booth 200 from November 14th to 15th where attendees will have the opportunity to discuss how our solution fundamentally changes the way service providers view their network.