- Speakers: James Buchanan, GM, Edge Cloud, ADVA; Roy Chua (moderator), CEO, AvidThink; Nicola Thomas, NFV pioneer, Fortinet; Victoria Lonker, VP, Verizon; Mansoor Hanif, CTO, Ofcom; Stijn Grove, managing director, Dutch Data Center Association, Matthew George, SM, Equinix; Omar Baldonado, director of engineering, Network Infra, Facebook
- Topics: The reality of digital transformation
- When: Tuesday, October 15, 10:10 a.m.
- Where: SDN NFV World Congress 2019, World Forum, The Hague, Netherlands
“No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it” - Halford E. Luccock. In this keynote panel discussion, experts from across the networking industry will discuss the importance of cooperation to the creation of a successful NFV ecosystem. They’ll share views from the ground and reveal the current state of play for digital transformation.
James Buchanan joins Verizon’s Victoria Lonker and other industry experts to discuss enabling NFV infrastructure at the far edge of the network. James will cover the ADVA Edge Cloud team’s experience with standing up open ecosystems of white box hardware and a large library of VNFs at many different service provider and enterprise accounts.