on Software Defined Networking to Take Place in Austin,
Will discuss the challenges, opportunities, and
outlook in the industry
Needham, MA - 08-05-14 - The Object Management Group®
(OMG®) will be hosting the Software Defined Network (SDN)
Summit: Challenges, Opportunities and Outlook in Austin,
Texas on Thursday, September 18th. The event will take place
at the Sheraton at the Capitol.
The SDN Summit will bring together thought leaders and
practitioners to discuss current and emerging challenges for
applications, work through those challenges and begin to
formulate a path forward to enable standards as well as
integrated and cost-effective solutions. Current integration
of SDN systems and solutions have proven to be cumbersome
and expensive. With the rapid fluctuation in the
technological landscape and ever-changing business partners
and collaborative organizations, traditional interchange
approaches continue to disappoint.
Summit attendees will have the opportunity to hear from
industry thought leaders and exchange experiences and ideas
in discussion groups and breakout sessions. The keynote,
"Finding Business Value Through the Hype", will be
delivered by Randy Cross, Senior Director for Fabric and
Infrastructure Product Management, Avaya.
"The OMG Software Defined Networking Working Group
is working on flexible, transparent, and powerful standards
that will allow interoperable and portable solutions,"
said Dr. Richard Soley, Chairman & CEO of OMG. "Not
only will this summit in Austin give attendees the
opportunity to learn more about OMG SDN standardization
efforts and the real world applications of these standards,
but they will discover the business value of SDN in their
This event is open to all interested participants. The
registration fee is $199 USD. Click here
to view the full agenda and register.
Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014, the Object
Management Group® (OMG®) is an international, open
membership, not-for-profit technology standards consortium.
OMG Task Forces develop enterprise integration standards for
a wide range of technologies and an even wider range of
industries. OMG's modeling standards enable powerful visual
design, execution and maintenance of software and other
processes. Visit www.omg.org
for more information.
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