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Sponsors

Global Series Partner

GTT

GTT connects multinationals around the world with its suite of cloud networking services, including optical transport, wide area networking, Internet, managed services, voice and video.  The company’s Tier 1 IP network, ranked in the top five worldwide, connects clients to any location in the world and any application in the cloud.  GTT delivers an outstanding client experience by living its core values of simplicity, speed and agility. 

For more information on how GTT is redefining global communications, please visit www.gtt.net

 
 

Lead Sponsors

Silver Peak

Silver Peak is the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions. Silver Peak offers a complete range of best-in-class hardware, software, and cloud-based SD-WAN solutions that provide secure and reliable virtual overlays to connect users to applications with the flexibility to use any combination of underlying transport without compromising application performance. This results in greater business agility and lower costs.

More than 2,000 globally distributed enterprises have deployed Silver Peak broadband and hybrid WAN solutions across more than 75 countries.

For more information, please visit www.silver-peak.com

 
 

Riverbed

Riverbed enables organizations to modernize their networks and applications with industry-leading SD-WAN, application acceleration, and visibility solutions. Riverbed’s platform allows enterprises to transform application and cloud performance into a competitive advantage by maximizing employee productivity and leveraging IT to create new forms of operational agility. Riverbed SteelConnect, launched last year, is the industry’s first and only SD-WAN solution that provides unified connectivity and centralized policy-based orchestration across the entire network – LAN/WLAN, WAN, data center and the cloud.  At more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Riverbed’s 28,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 98% of the Forbes Global 100.

For more information, please visit www.riverbed.com.

 
 


Co-sponsor

CATO Networks

Cato Networks provides organizations with a software-defined and cloud-based secure enterprise network. Cato delivers an integrated networking and security platform that securely connects all enterprise locations, people and data. The Cato Cloud reduces MPLS connectivity costs, eliminates branch appliances, provides direct, secure internet access everywhere, and seamlessly integrates mobile users and cloud infrastructures to the enterprise network.

Based in Tel Aviv, Israel, Cato Networks was founded in 2015 by cybersecurity luminary Shlomo Kramer, who previously cofounded Check Point Software Technologies and Imperva, and Gur Shatz, who previously cofounded Incapsula.

For more information, please visit http://www.catonetworks.com 

 
 
 

Global Capacity

Global Capacity is the leading connectivity as a service company that simplifies connecting Enterprises to high value Cloud and business destinations.  Through its award-winning software defined platform, One MarketplaceTM, the company provides the ubiquitous reach, flexible access options and reliable connectivity solutions that deliver on its brand promise of Connectivity Made SimpleTM.  Global Capacity delivers its innovative solutions to network carriers, managed service providers, application service providers and enterprise customers globally. 

For more information, please visit www.globalcapacity.com

2017 Badge & Lanyard Sponsor

Since 2006, Viprinet has been manufacturing innovative network components and has provided solutions to more than 3,000 customers all around the world. Viprinet is the inventor of a patented Hybrid WAN technology which really aggregates bandwidths of different wide area network connections (xDSL, cable, mobile, or satellite). Today, more than 60 employees develop, produce, and sell networking products and SD-WAN solutions from Bingen am Rhein to the whole world. Since 2014, they have been supported by local teams located in the Netherlands, the UK, the Nordics, and the Californian Silicon Valley. With its SD-WAN solution, Viprinet allows for an entirely new kind of connection for stationary as well as for mobile sites – highly available, fast and cost-effective.

For more information, please visit www.viprinet.com

Media Partners

CIO Applications

CIO Applications is a new generation print magazine focusing on the applications of technology in medium to large enterprises. We focus on the ways in which businesses are leveraging technology to efficiently run their operations, offer new products, and services to their customers and how they maximize their return on investments on their technology spend.Published from the hub of technology, Silicon Valley, we bring to our subscribers collective expertise, experiences and insights of thousands of business oriented senior technologists working in all industry verticals in the U.S. This knowledge base from industry insiders is augmented by our experienced and strong research team to keep our subscribers up to date on how established and new technologies can be leveraged to provide an engine for growth for their businesses.

 

 
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CIO Review

CIOReview is a technology magazine that talks about the enterprise solutions that can redefine the business goals of enterprises tomorrow. It is the leading source that shares innovative enterprise solutions developed by established solutions providers, upcoming hot enterprises and is a neutral source for technology decision makers. Published from Fremont, California, CIOReview is an excellent platform for the enterprise to showcase their innovative solutions.

For more information, please visit www.cioreview.com

 
 

Datanami

Datanami is a communication channel dedicated to providing insight, analysis and up-to-the-minute information about emerging trends and solutions in big data. The publication sheds light on all cutting edge technologies including networking, storage and applications, and their effect upon business, industry, government, and research. Datanami examines the avalanche of unprecedented amounts of data and the impact the high-end data explosion is having across the IT, enterprise, and commercial markets.

 
 

EnterpriseTech

EnterpriseTech is a professional resource for news and intelligence covering the migration of high-end technologies into the enterprise and business-IT industry, with a special focus on high-tech solutions in new product development, workload management, increased efficiency, and maximizing competitive edge. Delivering a powerful combination of world-class journalism, expert commentary, and in-depth analysis, EnterpriseTech clearly defines how the forces driving the integration of advanced computing technologies are merging with the key elements used for enterprise infrastructures.

 
 

Mind Commerce

Mind Commerce is your trusted source for research and strategic analysis focused on digital technologies and the telecommunications industry.  Our reports provide key trends, projections, and in-depth analysis for infrastructure, platforms, devices, applications, services, emerging business models and opportunities.

For more information, please visit www.mindcommerce.com

SD-WAN experts

SD-WAN Experts, an independent WAN consultancy, and author of the popular “Ask the WAN Expert” column in Network World.  Their chief consultant, Steve Garson,  brings more than a decade of experience helping global enterprises design, source, and implement wide area networks with all major SD-WAN providers, MPLS services, and telcos.  His neutral methodology to WAN assessment and selection makes SD-WAN Experts the trusted advisor to enterprise IT. 

For more information, please visit https://www.sd-wan-experts.com or on Twitter at @WANExperts

 
 

Telecom Council

The Telecom Council Forums connect global communication service providers and vendors with innovations that are pushing the industry forward. Since 2001, our Forums have been introduced to over 2000 executives from 750 communication companies including 60 carriers across 30 meetings each year.

For more information and to join our invitation list, visit: www.telecomcouncil.com.