Accedian at Big Communications Event 2016

Posted by Mae Kowalke on Tuesday, May 03, 2016 with No comments

Accedian is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor at Light Reading's Big Communications Event later this month (May 24-25, 2016) in Austin, Texas. Visit us at booth 125, and don't miss the network virtualization sessions we're speaking at on May 25th (details below).  

Accedian speakers at BCE 2016, on May 25th:

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM


Virtual CPE is one of the hottest early markets for network functions virtualization, but the approaches to doing this vary from putting everything in the cloud to a blend of on-premises and centralized resources. This panel examines those different strategies, looks at the costs and ROI of each, and examines how they are being used today.

Moderator: Carol Wilson, Editor-at-Large, Light Reading

Speakers: Scott Sumner, VP Strategic Marketing, Accedian; Andrew Coward, VP Strategy, Bocade; Zeev Draer, VP Strategic Marketing, MRC Communications; James Feger, VP Infrastructure Support, CenturyLink; and Eitan Schwartz, VP Service Provider Line of Business, RAD
2:15 - 3:05 PM


Analytics are expected to play a major role in developing the intelligence to control virtualized networks and more efficiently make sure of network resources. This panel looks at the progress in deploying real-time analytics and integrating that intelligence into virtualized networks to deliver more fully on the promise of NFV.

Moderator: Jim Hodges, Senior Analyst, Heavy Reading

Speakers: Michael Rezek, VP Business Development & Strategic Partnerships, Accedian; Don Clark, Principal Architect Network Technologies, CableLabs; Cam Cullen, VP Marketing, Procera Networks; Keith Falter, Managing Director, Jupiter Networks; and Derek Peterson, CTO, Boingo.

And, here's where to find us in the demo hall: