April 25-29, 2016

Event Details

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Red Hat - Deploying OpenStack for Telecommunications

The information and telecommunications industry is now leveraging the advancements in OpenStack and open networking to go beyond common virtualized network functions and addressing the complex needs of application servers, messaging infrastructure, and interfaces to external systems.

In this panel discussion, we will hear form real-world ICT customers, Verizon, AT&T, and Telus Communications about how they are nearing production-like deployments and how they have overcome challenges to achieve this. You’ll hear about their lessons learned, best practices, and how they are collaborating in upstream networking and OpenStack projects. Join Red Hat’s VP of Global Telecommunications and ICT, Darrel Jordan Smith, to learn more about successful use of OpenStack in the telecommunications industry.

Monday, April 25, 11:15am-11:55am (4:15pm - 4:55pm UTC)
Difficulty Level: Beginner
VP Global Telecommunications and ICT, Red Hat
Solutions Architect, NGDC NetApp
Currently located in Ottawa, ON Canada, Michael is a member of Pure Storage. Prior to Pure, Michael has 18 years of Technology Industry experience in roles ranging from Software Development to Storage and Cloud Architecture.  FULL PROFILE