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“It was great to have such a big SDN event in Europe! ..Ericsson

 


P-OTN

 

SDN & OpenFlow Asia-Pacific Congress
Accelerating Cloud & Applications Innovation
Realising the Potential of Software-Defined Networking

 

Hong Kong : 3-5 June 2014


The 2nd SDN & OpenFlow Asia-Pacific Congress brought leaders from the SDN and NFV global community to Hong Kong and firnly established the Congress as the principal SDN and NFV knowledge exchange in the region.

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Microwave

 

Packet Microwave & Mobile Backhaul
Optimising solution economics & performance for Backhaul
Expanding the role of Microwave in LTE and Small Cells

 

Düsseldorf : 23-25 September 2013


For its 3rd edition, Microwave and Backhaul moved to Germany and again grew into new markets - reinforcing the significance of this principal knowledge exchange in this important network area.

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P-OTN

 

SDN & OpenFlow Asia-Pacific Congress
Accelerating Cloud & Applications Innovation
Realising the Potential of Software-Defined Networking

 

Singapore : 4-6 June 2013


The first SDN & OpenFlow Asia-Pacific Congress brought leaders from the SDN global community to Singapore and was an outstanding launch of SDN in the region, with a very strong response from the entire ecosystem.

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P-OTN

 

SDN & OpenFlow World Congress
Realising the Potential of Software-Defined Networking
Towards Network Virtualisation and Network Programmability

 

Darmstadt : 22-24 October 2012


The first SDN & OpenFlow World Congress was an exceptional event and an outstanding launch of SDN in Europe. Layer123 was delighted to see the response of the entire ecosystem to establish this World Congress.

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Microwave

 

Packet Microwave & Backhaul Forum
Expanding the Role of Microwave in LTE
Applying Microwave to Small Cell deployments

 

London : 1-3 October 2012


For its second edition, Layer123 expanded the scope of Microwave and Backhaul, resulting in significant growth - making this not only the most significant, but also the largest market event in this important network area.

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Terabits

 

Terabit Optical & Data Networking
Commercialising 100G Systems & Services

 

Cannes : 16-19 April 2012

A solid core of leading Carriers ensured that speakers and delegates at the 2nd "Towards Terabits" conference had the most rewarding learning, debating and networking time.

 

Plans are well advanced for Terabit Cannes 2013.

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Cloud-Net

 

Cloud-Net Summit
Building the Carrier Cloud
 

London : 12-14 March 2012

 

This 1st Cloud-Net Summit attracted a broad range of business and technology leaders to debate the future requirements and potential solutions to enable the new Carrier Cloud business model.

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P-OTN

 

LTE/EPC & Converged Mobile Backhaul
Building the 4G Packet Core and Backhaul
 

London : 5-8 December 2011


Our 8th and best-attended event to date, the 2nd anual LTE/EPC conference was greatly expanded and enthusiastically received by industry leaders, activists, delegates and supporters, as LTE networks head towards production deployment.

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P-OTN

 

Packet Microwave Forum
Defining the role of Microwave in LTE
Capitalising on emerging markets & new technologies

 

London : 3-5 October 2011


Layer123 has demonstrated an ability to launch innovative events into new areas: this was a ground-breaking and forward-looking event for the Microwave industry, attracting 180 registrations and enthusiastic delegates.

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P-OTN

 

Packet Optical Transport Networking
Modern Transport Networks for Mobility, Video & Cloud applications

 

Paris : 23-25 May 2011


Setting the strategy for 2020 : P-OTN, MPLS-TP & Ethernet innovation


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BEPE

 

Business Ethernet Performance & Exchange Europe
"From Service to Value"
The Carrier Ethernet Innovation Forum

 

Frankfurt : 9-11 May 2011

High Performance, Ultra Low Latency, Secure and Ubiquitous Ethernet Solutions for Business, Financial & Mobility applications



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Terabits

 

Terabit Optical Networking
Towards Terabits: Deploying 100G and Beyond
Scaling WDM & Ethernet Networks for Massive Capacity

 

Cannes : 11-13 April 2011

The first Terabit Optical Networking conference attracted over 200 registered delegates from 70 companies and has set the scene for the coming Terabit Decade.

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LTE

 

LTE/EPC & Converged Mobile Summit
Building the Next Generation 4G Packet Core & Backhaul Network

 

London : 6-8 December 2010
  

Many questions were addressed, not least how to evolve from today's infrastructure to one that offers more cost-effective, reliable and high performance mobile broadband.

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P-OTN

 

Packet-Optical Transport Networking
Setting the strategy for 2020 : P-OTN, MPLS-TP & Ethernet innovation

 

Berlin : 15-17 November 2010

The inaugural Packet-Optical Transport Networking attracted over 140 delegates including more than 70 service provider representatives from more than 30 companies.

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Carrier Ethernet

 

Carrier Ethernet Backhaul & Exchange Europe
Enabling wholesale, Exchange, Ultra Low Latency & mobile broadband services

 

London : 11-13 October 2010

 

Carrier Ethernet Backhaul & Exchange is for forward-looking service providers and network operators who are looking to expand their market area and gain new sources of revenue. It is also for their carrier and enterprise customers.
 

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Very focused look at high capacity network technology and business issues [Terabit Optical Networking]
– Ovum
  
 
The strong engagement from operators and Telco vendors also helped enhancing the common understanding of Service Provider SDN
– Ericsson
  
 
The meeting organizers succeeded in getting a diverse audience including operators, vendors, customers and analysts, allowing for a comprehensive overview of the Cloud offerings and technologies
– BICS
  
 
[SDN & OpenFlow World Congress] ..an excellent mix of experts from different operators, vendors, research institutions, standardization and countries
– Ericsson
  
 
The many operator presentations provided an excellent opportunity to gauge the service provider take on SDN
– Current Analysis
  
 
Very interesting [SDN & OpenFlow World Congress], where we learnt how to re-invent the way we make networks
– Telefónica Global Solutions
  
 
Highly informative and interactive conference focused on everything pertaining to SDN - nicely done!
– Infinera
  
 
[SDN & OpenFlow World Congress] A very well organised event with interesting speakers and panelists, raising severe interest worldwide
– Deutsche Telekom
  
 
Really enjoyed it – very useful both in terms of the quality of the presentations and meeting / networking with the wide selection and number of attendees
– BT
  
 
A great conference [SDN & OpenFlow World Congress] to learn and understand the full spectrum of the SDN space – all the players, the real deployments, the challenges immediate and ahead
– Infonetics Research
  
 
Simply put, time well spent [SDN & OpenFlow World Congress]
– Current Analysis
  
 
I appreciated the way the conference was organised. It is easy to make contact with the experts. The level of presentations is high
– Telecom Italia
  
 
We were pleased to lead meaningful discussions around extending SDN for converged transport networking [SDN & OpenFlow World Congress]
– Infinera