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Cloud computing is exploding and the industry is working to add a structure of standards and innovative solutions. These include Software Defined Networks, virtualization, network convergence, Open Compute, OpenStack, Open Data Center Alliance, APIs, and power efficient hardware.
The two-day, single-track event is the only one of its kind focused on the processors, components, and interconnects for data-center networking and servers. The Linley Group will present an overview of the market, technologies, equipment-design, and silicon trends for designers of data-center equipment.
You’ll have the opportunity to meet with industry leaders, The Linley Group analysts, network with your peers, attend an evening reception with sponsor exhibits and demos, and more. We are also anticipating some new product announcements you won’t want to miss.
The conference includes:
- Sponsor exhibits and demos
- Evening networking reception on the first day
- Raffles by The Linley Group
- Hosted speaker tables at lunch (meet the presenters)
- Free Parking
- Continental breakfasts and gourmet lunches
- Free Wi-Fi (Provided by Applied Micro Circuits)
The conference is targeted at network-equipment vendors, server OEMs, network service providers, system designers, enterprise-network managers, software developers, press, and the financial community.
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Santa Clara, CA
- Santa Clara Ballroom – Main Meeting Room – 2nd level
- Mezzanine – Lunch – 2nd level
- Magnolia Room – Reception – 1st level – February 5th only
Self Parking – Complimentary in front of the hotel and in the Santa Clara Convention Center parking structure behind the hotel.
Here is a list of some outstanding talks and speakers:
Keynote Day One: The Silicon Foundation of Cloud Data Centers
Bob Wheeler, Principal Analyst and Jag Bolaria, Principal Analyst, The Linley Group
Keynote Day Two: The Rise of the Cloud – Boon or Doom for the Hardware Industry?
Kushagra Vaid, General Manager for Hardware Engineering, Cloud & Enterprise Division, Microsoft
Bandwidth on Demand, Why Not?
Francesco Caggioni, Sr. Director of Marketing & Technology, Applied Micro Circuits
Power Architecture Solutions for Scale-out Communications-Centric Data Center Processing
Sam Fuller, Head of System Solutions, Freescale
Challenges in Implementing High-Performance SDN and NFV Systems
Sandeep Shah, Director of Systems Architecture, EZchip
Intelligent Memory Engine Eases Support of SDN at 100G+
Michael Miller, VP of Technology Innivation and Systems Applications, MoSys, Inc.
Networks in Transformation: SDN and NFV Implications of Processor Requirements
Rob Truesdell, Product Manager, Software, Netronome
Road to 2 TB and Onwards: Disruptive Technologies Shaping Data Center Growth
Siddarth Sheth, VP of Marketing, High-Speed Connectivity Products, Inphi
Distributed Data Centers – Architectures and Solutions
Raghu Kondapalli, Director of Strategic Planning and Technology, LSI
How VXLAN-Based Network Overlays Impact Ethernet IP in Data Center SoCs
Ron DiGiuseppe, Sr. Manager, Solutions Group, Synopsys
FPGA-Based Acceleration in the Next-Generation Data Center
Sr. Marketing Manager, Data Center Business Group, Xilinx
A New Programmable Paradigm for 40/100 GbE Packet Processing
Prasun Raha, Sr. Director, Systems Engineering, Tabula
High Performance Data Center Analytics with RapidIO
Devashish Paul, Senior Product Manager, RapidIO Group, IDT
Developing Scalable and Resilient Memory Systems with Hybrid Memory Cube
Ryan Baxter, Sr. Business Development Manager, Micron
Improving Cloud-Computing Efficiency using LiquidIO Application Accelerators
Manojkumar Panicker, Sr. SW Architect, Cavium
Accelerating the Virtualized Data Center with OpenVswitch on TILE-IQ
Matthew Mattina, CTO, Tilera
- 2014 Agenda for Day One and Agenda for Day Two
- Event Information