Guest Speaker Presentation by Nan Chen, President, MEF - A Vision for Networking
The second day of the event opened with Chen presenting his vision for networking. His core theme was around the ability of the public service telephone network to offer the highest levels of reliability and service and fast interconnection, anywhere on the globe.
"You can always reach someone, no matter how many carriers are in the way," he said. The quality of service is guaranteed though by limiting the number of users."
In contrast, he said, today's Internet technologies cannot come close to that, instead being non-deterministic and often slow to connect. Read more
Debate VII: Analysing the Analysts - It’s take-away time
Introduced and Chaired by Manek Dubash, Editorial Director, NetEvents
Panellists: Jose F Otero, President, Signals Telecom Consulting, Courtney Munroe, Group Vice President, WW Telecommunications, Mobility & Network Infra- structure, IDC; Peter ffoulkes, Research Director, Servers and Virtualization TheInfoPro Read more
May 24th, 2013
On May 22nd, 1973, Bob Metcalfe employed the term “Ethernet” in a[...]