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4GIP Network Evolution [WATCH NOW]

Thanks to changing business models influenced by the rush to the cloud and the massive proliferation of mobile broadband, operators are on the hook to deliver. To maintain competitiveness in today’s fast-moving environment, operators must continually seek out new ways to differentiate their service offerings. With this in mind, the network is the operator’s most strategic asset and must continue to adapt to meet the changing behaviors of their customers.

Panelists:

Said Ouissal Ericsson

Said Ouissal - Vice President, Strategy & Customer Engagement, Ericsson

Said Ouissal is the Vice President of Strategy & Customer Engagement for Ericsson IP & Broadband business. He is responsible for leading a team that engages with customers globally in close cooperation with Ericsson’s sales and support teams for all of the company’s IP & Broadband products and solutions.

Solyman MetroPCS

Solyman Ashrafi - Vice President, Product Management, MetroPCS

Solyman Ashrafi has spent over 25 years in the telecommunication industry. During this time he designed and built telecom networks for major operators in the U.S. and Europe. He held executive positions at Nortel Networks, Ericsson, Washington Post Telecom Venture, LCC and CSC where he worked at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

Glen Hunt Current Analysis

Glen Hunt, Principal Analyst, Transport & Routing Infrastructure, Current Analysis

Glen brings more than 20 years of experience to Current Analysis in the key areas of product development, product management, marketing and business development. As Principal Analyst of Transport & Routing Infrastructure, Glen analyzes technology, product, and partnership initiatives of vendors who supply carrier infrastructure equipment.

Backhaul Solutions for Next-Generation Networks [WATCH NOW]


Next generation 4G Networks are top of mind for the ICT industry, but will advancing and robust mobile backhaul paradigms support the growing demands on the network? The end user’s insatiable appetite for anytime, anywhere connectivity presents both challenges and opportunities for today’s operators. As this growth continues to escalate, how will the operators ensure the best quality of experience today while transforming their network to a next generation platform?

Panelists:

Peter Staxen Ericsson

Peter Staxen, Solution Manager, Broadband Networks, Ericsson

Peter Staxen, Technical Solution Manager, is responsible for designing Broadband Transport and Backhaul networks for mobile networks, including both wireline and wireless technologies. He is also responsible for taking the market requirements from Ericsson’s customers in North America and translating them to product features and negotiating their implementation in product roadmaps.

Adeel Siddiqui Sprint

Adeel Siddiqui, Backhaul Development Manager, Sprint

Adeel Siddiqui, Manager for Network Vision Backhaul Development for Ericsson region, is responsible for leading a team that develops, certifies and deploys the Ethernet backhaul solution for Sprint’s Network Vision cell sites. He has been in the Ethernet, IP and data networking industry since 1994, holding various technical and managerial roles with Nextel, Cable and Wireless and Verizon.

Glen Hunt Current Analysis

Glen Hunt, Principal Analyst, Transport & Routing Infrastructure, Current Analysis

Glen brings more than 20 years of experience to Current Analysis in the key areas of product development, product management, marketing and business development. As Principal Analyst of Transport & Routing Infrastructure, Glen analyzes technology, product, and partnership initiatives of vendors who supply carrier infrastructure equipment.