Barcelona, Spain
October 25-28, 2016

Event Details

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Red Hat: Evolution of the Modern Day Service Provider Needs

Traditional carriers have evolved into modern day service providers to include not only voice, video, and data, but also mobility, IoT, cloud and applications. Technologies, like SDN, NFV, and 5G, hold the keys to the networks of the future. Join Red Hat and Ericsson as we discuss the Telecommunication industry’s challenges, successes, and how when applying new technologies and approaches with the open source NFV platform will help transform their organization. During this session you will also hear about the success Ericsson is having with Red Hat technologies.

Tuesday, October 25, 12:15pm-12:55pm (10:15am - 10:55am UTC)
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Red Hat Inc.
Radhesh Balakrishnan, General Manager, OpenStack, Red HatAs the global leader for OpenStack at Red Hat, Balakrishnan is responsible for driving business strategy, product management, partner strategy and worldwide go-to-market strategy across enterprise & Telco/NFV segments for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform . Balakrishnan has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry... FULL PROFILE
Principal Engineer
Das Kamhout is a Principal Engineer in the Intel Cloud Platforms Group, he is one of the key leaders for the software defined infrastructure (SDI) engineering and industry efforts for Intel.  He brings many years of experience as the engineering and architecture leader for the Intel IT Cloud efforts as well as extensive experience running the large scale Intel design grid.  Known as a... FULL PROFILE
Ericcson AB
I am currently Vice President, Head of Portfolio Management & Solution Strategy for Ericsson’s Product Area Cloud.  My responsibilities include cloud strategy, portfolio management, solution development, strategic alliances, open source community advocacy and ecosystem development.  I have over 20 years of experience in IT infrastructure and ecosystem development... FULL PROFILE