Visit us at the TM Forum Live, booth 317, to learn how to maximize the capabilities of your network and operations. See how Ciena's Blue Planet software suite not only enables greater choice and best-in-breed technology, but also accelerates the move to more open and autonomous network operations.

Discover how to:

  • Proven multi-domain and NFV orchestration platform for automating end-to-end service fulfillment
  • Integrated DevOps tools and services to drive operational agility and eliminate lock-in
  • Open, model-driven, and intent-based architecture to streamline the evolution to on-demand, virtualised services

Meet with us to discuss your transformation roadmap. And look for our Blue Planet demonstrations on the show floor. In addition to live demos of Blue Planet orchestration and analytics in our booth, Ciena is teaming with ATOS, SFR, and F5 on a Catalyst Demo showcasing how orchestration and predictive analytics can be combined to deliver intelligent, closed-loop automation.

Don’t miss our presentation, panel participation and demonstrations:

Speaker Session Title Date & Time
Adan Pope, Chief Information Technology Officer (CITO) for Software and Services The Path to Agile Operations
Adan Pope, Chief Information Technology Officer (CITO) for Software and Services, will provide an overview of today's OSS/BSS environment and define a roadmap strategy for transformation toward agile operations that meet the needs of the digital service provider. Highlights include improving automation and platform integration through orchestration and agile IT practices, tools, and architecture A case study from Orange Business Services, transforming OSS/BSS to achieve greater agility and cost effectiveness will be presented by Frédéric Le Letty , SDN IT Program Director, Orange Business Services.
Monday, May 15 -
4:40 pm
Joe Marsella, CTO EMEA
The Operations Centre of the Future
Panelist: Joe Marsella, CTO EMEA, will provide Ciena’s perspective on using Frameworx to future-proof processes, tidying up process structure, and establishing a common foundation to enable partnerships and integration, process simplification, and automation and policy implementation.
Tuesday, May 16-
11:30 am
Adan Pope, Chief Information Technology Officer (CITO) for Software and Services
Solutions Providers Panel and Open Q&A
Panelist: Adan Pope will provide Ciena’s perspective on the most common priority for service providers when it comes to updating their operations, the sort of solutions available, and the implementation requirements. Results in this area will be shared and questions taken from the audience.
 
Tuesday, May 16-
11:50 am
Mark Gilmour, Director, Portfolio Strategy Mobile
Radically Improving Network Flexibility, Speed, Latency and Coverage
Mark Gilmour, Director, Portfolio Strategy Mobile, will present architecting and managing a HetNet to enable 5G, including how the implementation of 5G affect the entire network end to end, the target of 1ms latency, and balancing cost and quality—automating and orchestrating provisioning, resource allocation, and service quality control.
Tuesday, May 17-
3:10 pm
Demonstrations

Catalysts – Proof of Concept Demo
In addition to the above demos, we are participating in a Catalysts - Proof of Concept (PoC) demo at TM Forum Live! 2017. Our booth is located in the TM Forum zone on the 2nd floor, booth 30.

Predictive Analytics for NFV
The objective of this Catalyst is to enable service providers to unleash the value of data and improve business by providing the right insight at the right time using predictive and prescriptive analysis.