- Meet over 500 industry professionals - Now including Enterprise Networking professionals
- Join the experts and make important new contacts - the principal World Congress with relevance to the complete SDN ecosystem
- Gain a clear understanding of the commercial opportunities opened by SDN and OpenFlow
- Find out how and why carriers are advancing Network Functions Virtualisation
- Discover how early adopters are using/planning to use SDN - case studies from carriers, datacentre providers and large enterprises
- Hear the product roadmaps of leading vendors - how will SDN be incorporated into existing platforms and the evolution of new generation networking tools?
- Learn how to implement and build new network applications using SDN and OpenFlow
- Make significant steps towards a new paradigm in SDN enhanced networking
- Understand the value of Virtual Network Slicing
- Consider the impact of SDN on network architecture and integration of applications and control plane functions
- Application of OpenFlow and SDN in controlling broadcast domains, setting up and controlling Unicast paths and integration of network control more closely with the software ecosystem
- Application examples in Campus LAN, enterprise datacentres, service provider WANs and hyperscale datacentres for content providers
Layer123 is inviting the leaders in the SDN movement from all parts of the industry ecosystem - software specialists, network systems vendors, service providers and carriers, datacentre providers and large enterprise, to Bad Homburg, Frankfurt this October.
With 350 delegates at the first SDN & OpenFlow World Congress, uniquely co-hosted with the Open Networking Foundation, Layer123 is well placed to move this industry forward apace.
Join us and add your experience to the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress.
Contact us now to reserve your place, or to submit a paper (Please note, commercial conditions apply to vendor speaking submissions)
2012 DOCUMENTATION & ONLINE NETWORKING - If you missed the first SDN World Congress you can still benefit by obtaining the speakers' presentation slides and participating in the online networking.
The cost is £150. For this you receive copies of the speakers' presentation slides (Please note: a small number may not be released to Layer123 by the speaker) plus, you will be registered on the online networking system and can see who attended and communicate with delegates.
Purchase Documentation here
View a recorded version of Google's Keynote at the World Congress
"Remaking the Network: The OpenFlow Reality"
View a recording of Jim Wanderer's keynote at the inaugural SDN World Congress here
For a concise introduction to OpenFlow, SDN and their industry relevance, view a 25 minute pre-recorded webinar, hosted by Layer123 and the Open Networking Foundation - a CHANNEL123 production.
(The webinar platform allows you to skip slides if you like and cover this in 5 minutes)