RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, April 5, 2012 – Overture, the preferred Carrier Ethernet edge and aggregation partner for service providers and network operators worldwide, today announced Mark McDonald, vice president of product management, Overture, is joining a panel of industry experts at the IP Possibilities Conference & Expo in Indianapolis, Indiana. During the “Meeting the Challenge of Technology Evolution” session, McDonald and his fellow panelists will address how best to meet challenges posed by ongoing network technology evolution and advancement.
“There is continued innovation occurring at every level and point along today’s communications networks,” notes McDonald. “It’s critical to understand how these advancements affect QoS, SLAs, and network performance and uptime. This panel will provide audience members with a deeper practical understanding of the progression of switching and routing technologies and how they relate to existing and future network infrastructures.”
WHAT: Overture’s Mark McDonald will be a featured “Meeting the Challenge of Technology Evolution” panelist during the IP Possibilities Conference & Expo. The session will focus on the switch and routing evolution that is ongoing at these layers, the services that can be developed, and the ability to offer guaranteed service performance levels.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 11, 2012, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm EDT.
WHERE: The “Meeting the Challenge of Technology Evolution” panel will be held during the IP Possibilities Conference & Expo at the JW Marriott Indianapolis, Indiana.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Equipment designers, manufacturers, and resellers, as well as service providers, network operators, and other interested individuals, organizations, and industry experts, are encouraged to attend this session.
WHY ATTEND: Conference attendees will learn about the latest technology advancements in switching and routing, and the challenges and benefits they offer.
For more information about the “Meeting the Challenge of Technology Evolution” panel at the IP Possibilities Conference & Expo, please visit http://www.buildipnow.com/ip-possibilities-2012/2012-ip-possibilities-wed-educational-tracks.html. For more information about Overture, please visit www.overturenetworks.com or follow @OvertureNews on Twitter.
About Overture Networks
Overture is the preferred Carrier Ethernet edge and aggregation partner to more than 450 service providers and network operators worldwide. By providing an entrance to a smarter network, service providers can leverage Carrier Ethernet to multiply revenue and streamline operational costs by enabling high-capacity Ethernet services over any physical media, including fiber, copper and TDM. Overture’s solutions are designed for reliability and ease of use, and arm customers to compete in demanding applications such as cloud computing and mobile communications that require greater bandwidth and smarter networks.†Overture is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, NC, with a technology center in Richardson, Texas. For more information, visit http://www.overturenetworks.com.