SOURCE: Cyan

Cyan

October 31, 2012 08:00 ET

Cyan Execs on Multiple Panels at Light Reading's Ethernet Expo Americas 2012

PETALUMA, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 31, 2012) - Cyan today announced that Steve West, chief technology officer, will participate on the panel, "Software Defined Metro and The Virtualized Services Edge" and Rafael Francis, senior director of service provider solutions will participate on the panel, "Delivering Performance Assured Ethernet for CE 2.0 Services" at Light Reading's Ethernet Expo in New York City, on Tuesday, November 6th.

The panel featuring Steve West, "Software Defined Metro and the Virtualized Services Edge," will be moderated by Stan Hubbard, senior analyst at Heavy Reading, and will also include Vijay Raman, vice president of product management and marketing at Overture Networks, and Glenn Calafati, vice president of product development at Sidera Networks. This session will explore the rapidly emerging role of metro SDNs, enriched by new software orchestration systems, multi-layer packet-optical transport systems, and virtualized services edge platforms in the carrier Ethernet edge to usher in a new era of services and accelerated innovations.

The panel featuring Rafael Francis, "Delivering Performance Assured Ethernet for CE 2.0 Services," will also be moderated by Stan Hubbard, and will include Eitan Schwartz, vice president of Ethernet access at RAD Data Communications, Patrick Ostiguy, president and CEO at Accedian, and Christopher Cullan, product manager of business services solutions at InfoVista. This session explores the critical service and operational requirements and key standards-based approaches for measuring and reporting Ethernet service performance. Specifically, the panelists will look at transforming this data to a common language that can be converted to actionable business intelligence for service providers and the end users of these services.

Light Reading's Ethernet Expo TV 2012
Software Defined Metro & the Virtualized Service Edge

Who:
Steve West, CTO

Where:
The Hilton, New York, New York

Date:
Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Time:
4:50 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. ET

Delivering Performance Assured Ethernet for CE 2.0 Services

Who:
Rafael Francis, senior director of service provider solutions

Where:
The Hilton, New York, New York

Date:
Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Time:
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. ET

To register, please visit: http://bit.ly/PMBG2u

To speak with a Cyan representative and see a demo of our software-defined metro networking solution, visit Cyan at booth # 207 or contact cyan.events@cyaninc.com.

About Cyan

Cyan is global supplier of software-defined metro network solutions that include multi-layer packet-optical transport platforms, software and SaaS systems, and comprehensive professional services. With deployments around the world, Cyan customers include local access service providers as well as operators of regional transport, business Ethernet, wireless backhaul, data center, and cable MSO networks. Cyan helps service providers scale, extend, and simplify packet-based networks for more profitable service offerings. For more information, please visit www.cyaninc.com or follow Cyan on Twitter at http://twitter.com/CyanNews.

Contact Information

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