Ethernet Summit
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Call for Presentations - 2014

Program - The Ethernet Technology Summit will provide attendees with practical information on the current state of Ethernet, the world’s most widely used networking technology. The Summit consists of:

  • Half-day forums
  • Panel discussions
  • Keynotes
  • Tutorials
  • Paper sessions
  • Full-day seminars
  • Expert table sessions
  • Special sessions

Typical topics of interest include:

  • 40/100/400-Gigabit Ethernet
  • Software-defined networking (SDN)/OpenFlow
  • Open-source switching
  • Network traffic visibility
  • Data Center Ethernet
  • Cloud computing
  • Ethernet chips and processors
  • Performance/monitoring
  • Quality of service
  • Application acceleration
  • Storage (FCoE, iSCSI)
  • Security
  • Virtualization
  • OpenEthernet

Intended Audience:

  • Design, software, and test engineers
  • Communications specialists
  • Hardware and software designers
  • Field application engineers
  • Telecom service providers
  • Marketing and product managers
  • System analysts and engineers
  • Network engineers
  • Embedded system designers
  • Applications engineers
  • Engineering managers
  • Solution providers and consultants
  • VARs, OEMs, system integrators
  • Telecom hardware and software specialists

Your Participation - The Summit is open to everyone involved in the design, development, integration, marketing, use, or support of Ethernet Technology, hardware, software, or services. Please submit your proposal no later than January 24, 2014 online.

Proposal Submission - Please use our ONLINE FORM to submit your proposal. If you have any questions regarding the online submission form process, please contact our webmaster.

Proposal Format - The proposal should be one page and consist of:

  1. Title (not more than 5 or 6 words)
  2. Abstract
  3. A short biography of the presenter, plus contact information (job title, address, telephone, email)
  4. Brief description of the presenter's organization

Acceptance will be made by January 31, 2014

Proceedings - A copy of the materials (such as visuals) for publication in the online Summit Proceedings must be provided by March 28, 2014.