Sydney
November 6-8, 2017

Event Details

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“I pity the fool that builds his own cloud!”–Overcoming challenges of OpenStack based telco clouds

A panel discussion between Ericsson, AT&T, SK Telecom & NTT on the topic of addressing the very real challenges faced when developing, testing, and deploying OpenStack based clouds to support telco workloads.  The panel will touch on the realities of staffing for scale delivery, open source collaboration learnings, and challenges of evolving at a rapid pace with the latest cloud and NFV technologies.


What can I expect to learn?

Attendees can expect to learn about the realities of staffing for scale delivery, open source collaboration learnings, and challenges of evolving at a rapid pace with the latest cloud and NFV technologies.

Tuesday, November 7, 9:50am-10:30am (10:50pm - 11:30pm UTC)
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Ericsson, Vice President
I am 20+ years working in the world of telecommunication.  Currently, I am part of  AT&T's AIC & Network Cloud projects -- one of the worlds largest Open Infrastructure based private cloud. I have the honor to lead 250+ Ericsson's excellent team members in Architect/Solution Engineering, Development, Deployment, Testing & Production Support on AT&T's Network CLoud Project. FULL PROFILE
Microsoft, Partner Software Engineering Manager
Assistant Vice President (AVP) of Network Cloud Engineering. 21 years of experience in Information Technology Management, Software Architecture, Project/Program Management, Development, Open Source and Systems Integration of Emerging Technologies. Currently leading the development of world’s largest network function virtualization cloud. Received a Bachelor of Science in Business... FULL PROFILE
AT&T, LEAD-SYSTEM ARCHITECT
Alan Meadows works as an Cloud Platform Architect at AT&T, responsible for designing, maintaining, and scaling Cloud infrastructure that spans hundreds of datacenters with mission critical telecom requirements. FULL PROFILE
SKT
Jaesuk Ahn have received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Texas at Austin, in 2004 and 2009, respectively, all in Software Engineering. Upon the graduation, he joined Korea Telecom from Sept. 2009, where he started to work on Open Source Cloud Technologies, especially on OpenStack Project. he had led a development team to architect, develop, and deploy opoenstack-based cloud... FULL PROFILE
NTT
He has been working on OpenStack development project in NTT R&D since 2011 and is currently a manager of OpenStack community team within NTT Software Innovation Center. He has been the chairman of the Japan OpenStack Users Group (JOSUG) since March 2016.   FULL PROFILE