- Speaker: Jim Theodoras, VP, global business development, ADVA Optical Networking
- Topic: Optical Networking Opportunities in the Access, Metro and Long-Haul Networks to Support DC Connectivity
- When: Thursday, June 30, 9:50 a.m.
- Where: NGON 2016, Palais des Congrès Acropolis, Nice, France
Jim Theodoras will look ahead to the second half of the year and discuss the changes afoot in the data center interconnect (DCI) transport space. He’ll explore the trend towards disaggregation, whiteboxing, and openness. The importance of price points to increasing Internet penetration will also be covered, as well as an overview of ADVA Optical Networking’s participation in the Directly Modulated Lasers on Silicon (DIMENSION) project and the Telecom Infra Project.