• Tampa Convention Center
    Booth #831

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    Exhibit Hours:

    Monday, January 23 - 4:30pm–7:30pm
    Tuesday, January 24 - 2:00pm–7:30pm
    Wednesday, January 25 - 7:30am–1:00pm

    Experience some of the most forward-thinking and motivational presentations given by industry leaders. Discover new technologies and solutions in the Exhibit Hall to boost your business.  Connect with your peers and interact with other ICT professionals.

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    “Fundamentals of Passive Optical LAN" (Pre-Conference Seminar)
    When:Sunday, January 22 & 23 | 9:00 – 4:30 pmsean-kelly
    Speaker:  Sean Kelly, RCDD – Field Application Engineer, CommScope
    Description:This two-day seminar presented by the Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN) will provide an overview of the value, architecture, design and powering considerations for a Passive Optical LAN.


    “Taking Control of DC Cabling for Optimal Performance”

    When:Wednesday, January 25 | 9:00 – 10:00 amkam-patel
    Speaker:  Kam Patel - Director, Global Data Center Solutions, CommScope
    Description:To meet challenges in the data center and equip facilities for future growth, data centers must be designed with optical distribution frames functioning as cross-connects in the main distribution area.  Data center design standards have started to recognize the use of cross-connect ODFs.


    “On the Road Towards Terabit Ethernet - Are You Ready?” Educational Luncheon

    When:Tuesday, January 24 | 12:00 – 1:30 pm, Room 24-25 | Space is limitedJim-Young
    Speaker:  Jim Young - Global Lead, Enterprise Data Centers, CommScope
    Description:The bandwidth explosion continues unabated; with 40% growth per year in stored data forecast. The IEEE Ethernet committees have built a roadmap for higher speeds in anticipation of this. Data center infrastructure must cost-effectively support requirements today and going forward, as new architectures and transmission schemes are implemented.
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    • Power & Tel - Booth 814

    North America
    Business Unit
    Data Center
    Event Type
    Trade Show