802.11ac & SDN : The New Enterprise Edge

802.11ac & SDN : The New Enterprise Edge

Join this Video Webinar: The Impact of New Technologies on Improving the User Mobility Experience

Available On Demand
Duration 60min
Rohit Mehra
IDC's Vice President of Network Infrastructure
Rohit Mehra
Rohit Mehra is IDC's Vice President of Network Infrastructure, covering Enterprise and Datacenter Networks. He provides expert insight and analysis of global industry and technology trends in enterprise networking, Ethernet and Layer 4-7 switching, routing, wireless and WAN Optimization. His breadth of coverage allows him to take a holistic view of network infrastructure, from enterprise mobility and BYOD to cloud networking. He is responsible for market share and forecast reports as well as global go-to-market strategies.
Dan Pitt
Executive Director, Open Networking Foundation
Dan Pitt
Dan Pitt spent twenty years developing networking architecture, technology, standards and products at IBM, Hewlett Packard, Bay Networks and Nortel Networks and has served on advisory boards at UC Berkeley and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. He previously served as dean of the school of engineering and holder of the Sobrato Chair in Engineering at Santa Clara University. He taught as an adjunct professor at Duke University and the University of North Carolina and has more than fifty publications and one patent to his credit. Pitt holds a B.S. in mathematics (magna cum laude) from Duke University and an M.S. and Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Illinois.

2014 will be a year of incredible opportunity in the mobility and wireless LAN market, with the deployment of 802.11ac, or gigabit Wi-Fi, hitting the mainstream. In addition, new developments such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and software-defined networking (SDN) will fundamentally change the way we approach developing and deploying those networks, at the same time transforming how IT is purchased, deployed, integrated and managed.

Attend this webinar to:

  • Hear from a panel of IT leaders on meeting the challenges and avoiding mistakes in the migration to 802.11ac
  • Discover how trends from 802.11ac and IoT will catalyze change in Wi-Fi networks
  • Learn about SDN and its impact to the network

Join Meru’s featured guest Rohit Mehra of IDC and a distinguished panel of IT leaders for an informative, fast-paced exploration of how to ensure a high quality end user experience in the midst of the most important developments in the history of the wireless and wired edge.

Customer Panel:

  • Bellarmine College Preparatory: Chris Carey – Director of Technology
  • Goffstown New Hampshire School District: Gary Girolimon – Director of Technology
  • Cupertino Inn: Jazz Johal – IT Manager
  • Cornwall Community Hospital: Mario Alibrando - Director of IT



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