Event preview: Next Generation Optical Networking Europe

Created June 5, 2017
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Next Generation Optical Networking Europe
20 – 22 June 2017, Nice, France

With 5G, IoT and Gigabit connected cities pushing optical networks to the forefront of the data explosion, it is an exciting time for the market. NGON 2017 promises to address the innovations driving the push towards terabit transmission, covering four key market areas:

● Optical data centre interconnect
● Transport SDN
● Photonic integration
● Optical as the enabler for gigabit cities and IoT

The event, co-located with Optical Data Centre Interconnect is a networking and learning hub, bringing the entire optical ecosystem under one roof for three days of collaboration and content, with 750 delegates, 130 unique end-user organisations and provides 100 presentations. Attendees can expect to hear from industry leading organisations, such as Adva, BT, Ciena, Orange, Nokia, Telia Carrier and Virgin Media.

Recognising excellence through the NGON and Optical DCI Awards The NGON and Optical DCI Awards, providing recognition to the achievements made by operators, data centres and solutions provides over the last twelve months, will take place on June 21st, with categories including:

● Best Optical Product – 400G and above
● Best NFV & SDN Solutions
● Best Test & Measurement Product
● Best Analytics Engine

10% attendee discount for Optical Connections Readers Optical Connections readers can take advantage of an exclusive 10% discount on the entrance fee, by visiting the NGON website and entering the code TAM2227OCM at the checkout.