Dr. Robert Keys, Chief Architect, Optical, Selected to Address Exclusive Audience on “The Future of Broadband Infrastructure”
OTTAWA and BOSTON – June 13, 2012
BTI Systems, the global leader redefining service delivery for metro network operators, has been asked to join the Fujitsu Laboratories of America Technology Symposium 2012 on “Paving the Road to Unlimited Bandwidth: Technologies and Applications for a Connected Age” with Dr. Robert Keys as a panel speaker. This annual event – to be held on June 13 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA – will focus on how a new generation of applications across the industry spectrum, including education, intelligent transportation and smart grid, will drive the development and deployment of a scalable, next-generation network infrastructure.
BTI and Fujitsu have a seven-year, OEM relationship that has grown to include the integration of BTI’s complete family of Packet Optical platforms into the Fujitsu FLASHWAVE Portfolio. Working closely with Fujitsu Network Communications, the Companies’ joint customers include several large, tier-one service providers.
“As an open and networked laboratory, we hold these symposia to foster information and idea exchange within our innovation ecosystem,” said Yasunori Kimura, President and CEO of Fujitsu Laboratories of America. “Given BTI’s rich heritage in packet optical networking and experience working with global telecom networks, we look forward to their contribution to the panel discussion.”
“It is an honor to be chosen to speak at this distinguished event,” said Dr. Robert Keys, Chief Architect, Optical at BTI Systems. “Fujitsu is a valued BTI partner and they continue to take a leadership role in providing packet optical transport solutions. Spearheading an open exchange of ideas with executives from industry, academia and government will help all involved to share views of what the next-generation solutions and strategies will be and their respective impact on services delivery.”
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Over 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5 trillion yen (US$54 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. For more information, please see: http://www.fujitsu.com.
About Fujitsu Laboratories of America
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About BTI Systems
BTI Systems is the innovative networking company that creates high-capacity, application-aware service infrastructure for metropolitan networks. With an integrated suite of packet optical networking, application intelligence software and service-centric management products, BTI enables service and content providers to scale capacity and profitably deliver a mix of high-value applications, services and content to subscribers and businesses around the globe. More than 350 customers rely on BTI to monetize, accelerate and simplify service delivery. Headquartered in North America, BTI operates regional sales, marketing and R&D centers of excellence throughout the world. For more information, visit www.btisystems.com.