NEC/Netcracker at SDN NFV World Congress 2017

Unlock the next phase of SDN/NFV: multiple services across multiple domains.

As a Diamond Sponsor for the SDN NFV World Congress 2017, NEC/Netcracker will be located in booth #B16, host a two-hour workshop prior to the event, lead three speaking slots and participate in three panels.

Daily Content

Thursday, October 5

Monday, October 9

Tuesday, October 10

Wednesday, October 11

Workshop

Monday, October 9

  • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM | Antarctica Room, Level 0
  • The Next Phase of SDN/NFV: Multiple Services Across Multiple Domains
  • Our workshop will explore what it takes to go from single service deployments to the creation, automation and monetization of multiple services that cross different network domains. We will be joined by leading a Tier 1 service provider that will share their insights with us as they embark on the next phase of SDN/NFV.

  • Agenda
    • 3:30 - 3:35 PM*
    • Welcome Address
       
    • 3:35 - 4:00 PM*
    • Automating at the Service Layer: The Move to Smart Orchestration
      As more cloud-native services are deployed, automation at the service layer is the only way to solve the resulting complexity. But what is the broader role of orchestration to make this happen across physical and virtual networks in real time?
      • Aloke Tusnial, CTO SDN/NFV, Netcracker
         
    • 4:00 - 4:30 PM*
    • Implementing Cloud B2B Services: Speed to Market
      Our executive speaker from Deutsche Telekom Pan-Net will discuss the key steps his organization is taking with Netcracker in order to operationalize and launch new cloud networking services in the B2B market.
      • Matus Adamec, Cloud CPE Program Management Lead, Deutsche Telekom 
         
    • 4:30 - 5:00 PM*
    • From a Single Service to an Integrated Digital Marketplace
      Launching the first virtualized service is a significant achievement. But what does it take to build a marketplace of services that brings together a large partner ecosystem, solves complex onboarding, revenue flow and license management issues, and automates the entire service creation process?
      • Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy, Netcracker
         
    • 5:00 - 5:30 PM*
    • SDN/NFV Reality Check: A Service Provider's Perspective
      As one of the early movers in SDN/NFV and automation, our executive speaker from Vodafone will share his insights on the progress his company has made so far and the next hurdles the industry needs to overcome.
      • Fran Heeran, Group Head of Network Virtualization, SDN and NFV, Vodafone​
Available Demos

  • NaaS: Accelerate New Revenue Growth in B2B and Residential Markets With a Multivendor Ecosystem
  • Transport SDN: Break Down Transport Network Silos to Enable End-to-End Visibility and Control Across Multiple Layers, Domains and Vendors

To schedule a meeting with us at the event, please contact Anna Iakovleva at anna.iakovleva@netcracker.com or +49 (176) 823-4847.

Speaking Slots

Tuesday, October 10

  • 10:25 AM*
  • Keynote: How to Make Money in SDN/NFV
  • Kwa Theatre
    As an industry, we have been keenly focused on the technical aspects of transforming to a more agile, cloud environment. But it's time we start focusing on the business and determine how service providers can make money with SDN/NFV.

    • Aloke Tusnial, CTO of SDN/NFV, Netcracker
  • 2:05 PM*
  • Automate & Operate Track: The New Role of Orchestration to Achieve Service Automation
  • Mississippi Room
    As an increasing amount of cloud-native services are deployed, automating at the service layer is the only way to achieve agility and solve operational complexity. But what is the broader role of orchestration to make service automation happen across physical and virtual networks in real time?

    • Bipin Mistry, Vice President of Product Management, Netcracker

Wednesday, October 11

  • 2:25 PM*
  • Business and SD-WAN Track: Monetizing an Integrated Digital Marketplace
  • Onyx Room
    Launching the first virtualized service is a significant achievement. But what does it take to build a marketplace of services that brings together a large partner ecosystem, solves complex onboarding, revenue flow and license management issues, and automates the entire service creation process?

    • Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy, Netcracker
Panels

Tuesday, October 10

  • 5:20 PM - 6:00 PM*
  • Automate & Operate Track: Zero Touch
  • Mississippi Room
    Speakers include:

    • Aloke Tusnial, CTO of SDN/NFV, Netcracker
    • Carl Moberg, Technology Director, Cisco
    • Charlie Ashton, Director of Business Development, Wind River and Intel
    • Anand Gonuguntla, Co-Founder and CEO, Centina Systems 

Wednesday, October 11

  • 5:20 PM - 6:00 PM*
  • Automate & Operate Track: OSS Transformation
  • Mississippi Room
    Moderator: Francis Haysom, Principal Analyst, Appledore Research Group
    Speakers include:

    • Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy, Netcracker
    • Senior Representative, Ciena
    • Phil Tilley, Director of NFV and CloudBand Product Marketing, Nokia
    • Andrew Coward, Founder and CEO, Lumina Networks
    • Brian Naughton, CTO, Accanto Systems
    • Senior Representative, IBM

Thursday, October 12

  • 5:20 PM - 6:00 PM*
  • Business and SD-WAN Track: NFV Revenue Generation
  • Onyx Room
    Moderator: Sue Rudd, Director of Service Provider Analysis, Strategy Analytics
    Speakers include:

    • Susan White, Senior Director of SDN/NFV Marketing, Netcracker
    • Nicole Segerer, EMEA Marketing Manager, Flexera Software
Summits

Monday, October 9

  • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM*
  • Zero Touch & Carrier Automation Summit
  • Mississippi Room
    This summit will highlight the operational impacts when the network is virtualized and network functions reside in the cloudand what the new future of hybrid operations management will require. Provisioning, inventory, analytics, telemetry, service assuranceall OSS functionswill need to transform to enable this new future of carrier automation.

    The agenda features the following discussions:

    • Introduction on OSS transformation
      • Speakers include: Deutsche Telekom and Telefónica 
    • Panel: Paths to Zero Touch Network & Service Future (11:45 AM - 12:30 PM)
      • Speaker: Ari Banerjee, Vice President of Strategy, Netcracker
    • And more...

Thursday, October 12

  • 2:00 - 6:00 PM*
  • ONAP Open Network Automation Project Mini-Summit
  • Yangtze 2
    During the summit, industry leaders will discuss the current progress and outlook for future developments in the SDN/NFV space. Hear experiences from global operators such as Vodafone, AT&T and Orange.  

    The agenda features the following discussions: 

    • Panel: Evolution of the NFV Ecosystem (4:55 PM - 5:30 PM*)
      • Speaker: Bipin Mistry, Vice President of Product Management, Netcracker
    • And more...

*Times are subject to change based on Layer123's agenda.

We look forward to seeing you in the Netherlands!

When:

October 9-13, 2017

Where:

The Hague, Netherlands