Frisco, TX, June 5, 2012— GENBAND,a leading developer of IP infrastructure and application solutions, today announced that its president and CEO, Charlie Vogt, will be a keynote speaker at the upcoming TIA 2012: Inside the Network Conference & Exhibition(June 5- 7 in Grapevine, Texas). For the session entitled, The Elephant in the Room, Vogt has invited TIA president Grant Seiffert and Jeremy Duke, president and CEO of Synergy Research Group, to join him in a discussion addressing the state of the telecommunications industry and the current regulatory environment’s impact on the telecommunications landscape. The session will take place on June 7 at approximately 9:30 am, immediately following the morning’s opening keynote by Tony Melone, Chief Technology Officer for Verizon Communications.
At TIA 2012, GENBAND will also unveil the latest addition to its leading A2™ Communications Applications Serversuite of applications and demonstrate advances in Network Transformation capabilities across its extensive product and services portfolio. The company’s software-based IP transformation solutions enable today’s service providers to transform aging communication networks and generate new revenue by offering new IP-based applications.
“As a Platinum Sponsor of TIA 2012, we believe this event provides a much-needed setting for industry leaders to gather and discuss the issues and innovations that shape the future of the telecom network,” said Mark Pugerude, President of Global Sales and Marketing at GENBAND. “Network transformation through IP is at the heart of GENBAND’s vision and an area of constant investment for our company. We look forward to highlighting the latest advances in the GENBAND portfolio and discussing the emerging trends that are driving future innovation.”
As part of TIA’s robust Educational Tracks, B.G. Kumar, President of GENBAND’s Multimedia Business Unit, will present a session titled, Re-vitalizing the Social Network; Sanjay Bhatia, Director of Product Marketing for GENBAND will present Green Network Initiatives and Solutions; and GENBAND’s Director of Product Marketing, Ashish Jain, will present a session titled, Security as a Service. On Thursday, June 7, GENBAND CTO Fred Kemmerer will participate in the TIA 2012 CTO Roundtable, where vendor CTOs will discuss research priorities with their service provider counterparts in a session entitled the "Service Provider Perspective on Key Technology Challenges and Research Needs.” Visit GENBAND at booth no. 623.
GENBAND is a global leader of IP infrastructure solutions, enabling enterprise, service and content providers around the world to evolve communications networks through IP innovation. The Company offers market-leading Switching, Applications, Networking and Service solutions, with products deployed in over 600 customer networks spanning more than 80 countries. GENBAND is headquartered in Frisco, Texas, and has vast resources in R&D, sales and support spanning more than 50 countries. To learn more, visit us on the web at www.GENBAND.com.
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Company to unveil advances to its market-leading A2 Communications Application Server; showcase comprehensive Network Transformation Portfolio