Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Online
Starts at 11:00 AM · Ends on Aug 3, 2017 at 11:30 AM, EDT (America/New_York)
Live Webinars: July 25-Aug 3 | 11:00am ET
Registration is now open for Packet Networking Summer Camp.
This year, we’re off to music camp. Whether you’re an experienced packet networking musician or learning for the first time, it’s time to grab your guitar, warm up those vocals, and prepare to rock with the packet networking experts. Our experienced professionals will share what’s new, next, and important to the world of packet networking.
Video killed the radio star. 5G transport to the rescue.
5G jam session: July 25
Specialist: Brian Lavallée
5G radios promise billions of videos. But they’re DOA if the transport network can’t manage the load. Learn how you can prepare your transport network now, so that you’re ready for the 5G radio star.
Wait a minute. Latency matters.
Latency jam session: July 27
Specialist: John Hawkins
What does low latency mean to you? Instant gratification? Supercomputer capacity? Fast-talking sales guy? Join this Q&A session with industry experts to learn the latest thinking on how latency effects the modern network.
Breaking up is hard to do. Moving on from TDM.
Services jam session: August 1
Specialist: Pamela Morgan
Let’s be honest. You need to let go of that TDM network. It’s just no longer a sustainable relationship. The sooner you stop making excuses and face reality, the sooner you’ll be on your way to a responsive, lower cost, sustainable packet network. Join this session to learn tips for moving forward.
Highway to the danger zone. 400G need for speed.
Carrier Ethernet jam session: August 3
Specialist: John Hawkins
The rhythm of the network is getting faster and faster with the consistent pulse moving from super highway to Mach 1. Hear an update on speed, standards, and services that work in harmony to deliver Carrier Ethernet.
All skill levels are welcome to join these 30-minute fast-paced sessions. Enroll now and learn a new tune.
Attend all four sessions and qualify for our fan club gift.
- Brian Lavallee
Senior Director, Portfolio Marketing at CienaBrian Lavallée is Senior Director of Portfolio Marketing with global responsibility for Ciena’s packet and submarine networking solutions. Brian has over 20 years of telecommunications experience with previous roles in Product Line Management, Systems Engineering, Research & Development, and Manufacturing. During his career, he has worked in various areas of optical networking including access, metro, regional, long-haul, and submarine networks. He holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from Concordia University and an MBA in Marketing from McGill University, both located in Montréal, Québec, Canada.
- John Hawkins
Senior Advisor for Product and Technical Marketing at CienaJohn Hawkins is Ciena’s resident Carrier Ethernet expert and the author of The Essentials Guide to Carrier Ethernet. John is active in networking industry conferences and standards development, and has held board/chair positions for a variety of IEEE and MEF committees related to Carrier Ethernet – including currently serving as co-chair of the MEF’s Certification Committee. At Ciena, John helps drive the product life-cycle and go-to-market strategy for the company’s line of Packet and Carrier Ethernet solutions, as well as interacting directly with customers around the world. You can find him on Twitter at @EtherJohn or on LinkedIn.
- Pamela Morgan
Director, Services Marketing at CienaPamela Morgan has responsibility for the positioning, sales and partner enablement, and promotion of the entire services portfolio. She has over a decade of experience in Services Marketing with both hardware and software organizations, and most recently was the Director of Services Marketing at Juniper Networks. Previously, Pamela was a Vice President at Gartner in the Market and Business Strategies Consulting group and has spent much of her career advising high technology companies on marketing and communications strategy.