Opening Keynotes

The Importance of Next-Gen Solutions

Jason P. Waxman  |  Corporate Vice President & General Manager, Datacenter Solutions Group, Intel

Partner Keynotes

Realizing Value with Hybrid Cloud

Scott Harrison  |  Managing Director, Accenture

Patrick Cimprich  |  Executive, PS&O Lead – Cloud Arch, Avanade

CORD - Transforming Operator Networks and Business Models

Timon Sloane  |  Vice President Marketing & Ecosystem, Open Networking Foundation (ONF)

VMware Cloud and SDDC Vision

John Gilmartin  |  General Manager & Vice President of Integrated Systems BU, VMware

Data Center Network Transformation through Merchant Silicon

Mohan Kalkunte  |  Vice President of Architecture and Technology, Core Switch Products Business Unit, Broadcom

Critical Roles in Accelerating Network Transformation

Arunmozhi Balasubramanian  |  Senior Vice President of Network Service Business Unit, Tech Mahindra

QCT Keynotes

QCT: Evolution from Hidden Gem to Cloud Enabler

James Jau  |  Vice President of Research and Development, QCT

Software Defined Data Center for Private and Hybrid Clouds

Jen-Yao Chung  |  Associate Vice President, QCT

Network Transformation through Network Function Virtualization

Gary Lee  |  Associate Vice President, QCT

Breakout Sessions

“Cloud-Enabled” Track

Compossible Resources with QCT Rackgo R (based on Intel® Rack Scale Design)

Alan Chang  |  Product Marketing Manager, QCT

From Opened Control Plane to Programmable Data Plane

Paul Chang  |  Senior Manager of Switch Product Line Management, QCT

QCT Leads The AI Revolution

Alan Chang  |  Product Marketing Manager, QCT

“Software-Defined” Track

The Power of Managed Hybrid Cloud “As-A-Service”

Mike De Luca  |  Senior Director, Global Cloud Enablement Lead, Avanade

VMware Cloud Foundation

Peter Wei  |  Vice President of Business Operations, Integrated Systems BU, VMware

Ceph Big Data Lakes for Hadoop/Spark

Brent Compton  |  Senior Director Storage Solution Architectures, Red Hat

“Network-Transformed” Track

NFV Solution at Commercial Network

Taka Oshima  |  General Manager & Vice President, APAC, Affirmed Networks

Edge Computing: The Epicenter of 5G Service Innovation

Rajesh Gadiyar  |  Sr. Director of Architecture & Systems Engineering, Network Platforms Group, Intel

OPNFV: The Foundation for Virtualized Networking Across Multiple End-to-End Open Networking Stacks

Heather Kirksey  |  Vice President of NFV and Director, OPNFV, The Linux Foundation

Fireside Chat Session

Fireside Chat 1- QCT Rack Scale Design (RSD) Use Case

Steve Gillaspy  |  Senior Director, Intel Rack Scale Design Product Management, Intel

Guest speaker:
NTT: Mr. Arakawa  |  senior manager
QCT: James Jau  |  Vice President of Research & Development

Fireside Chat 2- QCT 2nd Generation Server Platforms Use Case

Mike Wagner  |  Sales Director, QCT

Guest speaker:
Dropbox: Rami Aljamal  |  Engineering manager
Cloudflare: Nitin Rao  |  VP of Infrastructure