Welcome & Opening Remarks
John Tanner, Editor-in-Chief, TELECOM ASIA
ANALYST KEYNOTE : Time to Open the Cloud
There’s a lot of demand for cloud, but with hundreds of service providers with proprietary platforms competing for business, the cloud services landscape is too badly fragmented to reach its full potential. This session looks at efforts by various players in both the telecoms and IT space to push for an open-cloud approach with standards that could unlock the cloud’s true value.
Ajay Sunder, Vice-President, ICT Practice, FROST & SULLIVAN, ASIA PACIFIC
KEYNOTE : Innovating New Cloud Offerings: Creating Cloud Portfolio that Addresses the Needs of Any Businesses
Arkav Juliandri, General Manager Cloud & Business Development, Digital Services, XL AXIATA, INDONESIA
PARTNER PRESENTATION: Elevate your Security Profile with SDN/NFV and Security Orchestration
Doward Wilkinson, Distinguished Systems Engineer, SYMANTEC CORPORATION, USA
Morning Coffee Break
How Mobility Will Open the Cloud
Mike Ang, President, Association of the Telecommunications Industry of Singapore (ATiS)
EXECUTIVE PANEL I: Mobile Cloud: New Delivery Models and Opportunities
The role of the device is changing to a multifunction hub, and analytics are taking services to all new levels. Cloud will be the ultimate delivery model for mobile services, but will it be B2C only, or can telcos target the enterprise as well?
OPERATOR CASE STUDY: What Impact will SDN and NFV Bring to Operators?
Fumio Watanabe, Chairman, KDDI R&D LABORATORIES INC. , JAPAN
EXECUTIVE PANEL II: Security: How Telcos Can Secure Their Place In The Cloud
Cloud services are growing in popularity, but concerns about security remain for many. However, those concerns represent a key opportunity for telcos looking to establish themselves as serious cloud players. This session looks at how telcos can leverage their assets to offer cloud customers security not only as a market differentiator, but also as a service itself.
Afternoon Coffee Break
OPERATOR CASE STUDY: Taking Data Centers to the Next Level with SDN
Lim Ming Kiat, Director, Business Product Engineering, SINGTEL, SINGAPORE
EXECUTIVE PANEL III: SDN and the Cloud
How SDN is enabling cutting-edge cloud services.
Closing Remarks from the Chairman and End of Conference