Guest blog by Leonard Luna, Marketing Manager, Cisco
This year’s fall Packet Optical Networking Conference (PONC) convenes on November 3 and 4, 2015 in Rome Italy. Cisco executives and technology experts will convene in the “Eternal City” to present Cisco’s strategy and vision to help service providers, large enterprises, public sector agencies and data center operators achieve their business outcomes by leveraging opportunities driven by the accelerating rate of content consumption and the exhilarating innovations taking place in service and application solutions.
Images from Fall 2014 PONC, Italy:
This year’s fall conference will explore Read More »
Tags: Cisco, DWDM, ip optical, ncs, optical solutions, packet optical, PONC, Rome, Service Provider
By Leonard Luna, Senior Marketing Manager, Cisco Service Provider Solutions
Tuesday, October 28 at 8:00 am PT/11:00 am ET, Cisco joins Infonetics’ Andrew Schmitt (Principal Analyst, Optical) on a three vendor panel to discuss how equipment vendors and their customers are taking advantage of new multi-layer packet-optical systems leveraging advanced software to build more capable and efficient networks.
Use this Infonetics link to register.
Representing Cisco will be Walid Wakim, Principal Engineer – Architecture Team, High End Routing and Optical Business Unit.
Walid heads a Cisco architecture team that focuses on future system and network architectures. He actively collaborates with network operators all around the world to create next generation networking solutions. A regular speaker at industry conferences, Walid holds a number of patents and has authored many papers in the International Engineering Consortium, IEEE, OFC and other major journals.
Key topics for this Infonetics webinar include: Read More »
Tags: mobile backhaul, Optical, optical transport network, packet optical, Service Provider
Written by Sultan Dawood, Marketing Manager
As SDN and NFV continue to be top of mind technologies for service providers, Light Reading is launching its first Big Telecom Event focused on bridging the gap in the telecom industry between technology know how and business acumen. In partnership with the Open Networking Forum (ONF), this event will comprises a conference with show floor demonstrations of networking technologies and applications that deliver real insight and tangible value to attendees. The BIG Telecom Event (BTE) will be a single big-tent event that aggregates all the hottest areas across our industry – including SDN/NFV and the carrier cloud, Ethernet, telco data centers, service orchestration, packet-optical transport, mobile backhaul, mobile network security, 4G/small cells, service provider IT, content management, and business services.
The event will be held in Chicago next week, June 17-18, 2014. Cisco will be Read More »
Tags: Cisco, epn, esp, Evolved Programmable Networks, evolved services platform, mobility, NFV, open network forum, packet optical, SDN, Service Orchestration, Service Provider, transport
Customers from around the world are gathered today at Cisco’s campus in Richardson, Texas to kick off the Spring 2012 Packet Optical Networking Conference (PONC). This brings together network operators, large enterprise customers, optical industry leaders, and Cisco solution teams at a three-day event to collaborate on best practices and future requirements in IP and optical solutions. Some of the key themes that will be featured at this year’s event include:
- 40G/100G Coherent DWDM transport over 10G infrastructure: Much of the infrastructure today was designed to support only 10G wavelengths. It is undesirable to cap and start over with new infrastructure that is purpose built for 40/100G. Cisco’s unique Coherent optical transport technology is a game Read More »
Tags: 100G, 400G, Cisco, internet protocol, ip, optical ONS15454, packet optical, PONC, Service Provider