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Jörg-Peter Elbers and Achim Autenrieth present practical SDN applications in OFC short course

Session to explore real-life use cases to show how SDN can address key challenges faced by CSPs, ICPs and enterprises

  • Speakers: Jörg-Peter Elbers, SVP, advanced technology, ADVA; Achim Autenrieth, director, advanced technology, ADVA
  • Topics: Optical transport SDN: architectures, applications and actual implementations
  • When: Sunday, March 8, 1 p.m. 
  • Where: OFC, The Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA

In this short course, Jörg-Peter Elbers and Achim Autenrieth will outline how transport SDN (T-SDN) can be used to tackle urgent issues faced by today’s optical network operators. Technical issues and benefits of SDN deployments will be examined in detail. Current developments of open APIs and open source software for SDN-based management of a disaggregated packet-optical transport network based on recent interoperability events will also be presented along with a live demo. 

Book your place to join Achim and Jörg-Peter at this year’s OFC Conference, March 8 in San Diego.