Ethernet Technology Summit

Santa Clara, CA
April 29 – May 1, 2014

The Ethernet Technology Summit will cover 40/100 GbE, convergence, cloud computing, virtualization, big data and SDN. Learn from the experts in three days packed full of seminars, forums, keynotes and sessions.Intel, Broadcom, IBM, HP, Cisco, Brocade, Dell, Huawei and many others will be there sharing knowledge.



Las Vegas, CA
April 1 – 4, 2014

The Interop Las Vegas 2014 Applications track will bring together some of the industry’s best and brightest thought leaders to provide their ideas and experiences on successfully addressing the challenge of application governance, management, and monitoring. They will also discuss a number of other key concepts, considerations, and technologies that are essential to providing high quality, secure, and most efficient application capabilities. Sessions in the track will cover a broad range of application oriented topics from both a business and technology perspective delivered by practitioners, leaders, and leading vendors who providing solutions to address challenges in the application space.


OFC 2014

San Francisco, CA
March 9-13, 2014
OFC brings you the thought leaders and solutions providers ready with the cutting-edge ideas and fiber optic solutions to enhance your systems and revolutionize your network.  Prepare for the transformation of the network with the insights, technologies and products you will only find at OFC. Some of the topics that will be covered include: Cloud and Data Center Networking, Bandwidth Exhaust (Space Division Multiplexing), 100G/400G Network Design and Optimization, 1Tb and Beyond Optical Networking, Wavelength Agile Access Networks, Virtualization and Software Defined Networks (SDN), High-Speed Photonic Integration for Coherent Detection, Silicon Photonics/Integrated Photonics, and more.


Mobile World Congress

Barcelona, Spain
February 24-27, 2014
As the mobile industry continues to diversify, how will the roles of the traditional and emerging members evolve and with what impact?  In 2014, the Mobile World Congress Conference program will examine the present and debate the future of our industry with in-depth analysis of the trends that are shaping it.  Running across the full length of the Mobile World Congress, the 2014 Conference program will continue to be a central focus for the event, challenging and educating attendees whilst covering the latest technological developments, next-generation services and growth strategies.  From the keynote program to topic-focused conference sessions, thought leaders from the most dynamic companies in the mobile industry will be represented during the event. In addition to the keynote program, the conference will also include in-depth track sessions on topics such as: business transformation, connected living, data analytics, developing markets, devices, future of communications, intelligent networks, mobile commerce and payments, mobile identity and privacy, network economics and network optimization, and others.



Redwood City, CA
February 18, 2014
SAN Market-Use Cases for iSCSI and FCoE: Where Each Makes SenseFibre Channel has been the SAN protocol of choice for many years, but iSCSI and more recently Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) have been chipping away at Fibre Channel’s dominance. Join our analysts and SNIA experts as they discuss:

  • How quickly users have been migrating towards FCoE networks
  • FCoE and iSCSI adoption rates
  • Key trends and drivers influencing adoption
  • The impact of Data Center Bridging
  • Ideal use cases for both FCoE and iSCSI
  • 5-year outlook for these technologies

This will be an insightful, live debate. Join us as we delve into these topics and help answer when each protocol may be appropriate for a a particular set of requirements.

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Open Server Summit

Santa Clara, CA
October 22-24, 2013
Open Server Summit (OSS) focuses on the design of next-generation servers using open specifications and industry-standard hardware. It covers initiatives such as OpenCompute, Open Rack, Open Ethernet, OpenStorage, OpenStack, OpenFlow, and LINARO as well as hardware specs such as DDR4, Hybrid Memory Cube, and NVMe. It also describes standard interfaces, protocols, and APIs such as 10/40/100 GbE, PCIe, Fiber Channel, RapidIO, InfiniBand, and NVM programming. Industry visionaries will address such topics as the use of SSDs, microservers, software-defined networking, security, and power and cooling requirements. The emphasis will be on creating and using public clouds, designing private clouds, handling big data, and accelerating common applications such as Oracle, SAP, and Hadoop. Special sessions will address cloud servers, server roadmaps, market research, and venture opportunities.


2013 Technology Exploration Forum 

Santa Clara, CA
October 15-16, 2013
The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the continued success and advancement of Ethernet technologies, unveiled details of the agenda for its upcoming 2013 Technology Exploration Forum (TEF 2013) scheduled for October 15 – 16, 2013 at the Network Meeting Center in Silicon’s Valley TechMart.  At TEF 2013, “the Future of Ethernet”, Ethernet industry leaders, stake holders and industry visionaries like Ethernet inventor Robert (Bob) Metcalfe, will discuss Ethernet’s path forward.


Packet Microwave & Mobile Backhaul

Düsseldorf, Germany
September 23-25, 2013
With over 200 delegates in 2012, Packet Microwave & Mobile Backhaul is the largest knowledge exchange for the European mobile backhaul industry. With its uniquely strong core of Microwave networking experts, this is also Europe’s principal forum for the Microwave industry.Supported by many of the industry’s leading organisations, including E-Plus and Detecon – Event Partners in Düsseldorf – everything is in place to help you to make new, strategically important connections and to develop a deeper understanding of your networking strategy options.Join the leading thinkers – network strategy leaders and procurement managers from Europe’s main mobile operators, industry analysts and technology experts from the most innovative Microwave technology and mobile backhaul solutions vendors, in Düsseldorf – the heart of the mobile industry in Germany. Hear how they are meeting the challenges of backhauling today’s data dominated mobile networks and planning for a future driven by video and ubiquitous high-speed connectivity.For details of speakers, agenda and booking your place, visit


Intel Developer Forum 

San Francisco, CA
September 9 – 12, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend IDF13 in San Francisco, CA.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.



San Francisco, CA
August 25-29, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend VMWorld in San Francisco, CA.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.



Mountain View, CA
May 22-23, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend the NetEvents Press and Analyst Summit in Mountain View, CA.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.


CTIA Wireless

Las Vegas, NV
May 21-23, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas, NV.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.



Las Vegas, NV
May 7-9, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend Interop in Las Vegas, NV.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.

Ethernet Technology Summit

Ethernet Technology Summit

Santa Clara, CA
April 2-4, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend the Ethernet Technology Summit in Santa Clara.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us

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OFC Anaheim

Anaheim, CA
March 19-21, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend OFC Anaheim.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.

Mobile World Congress

Mobile World Congress

Barcelona, Spain
February 22-28, 2013
Dell’Oro Group analysts will attend Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.  If you would like to request a briefing, please email us.

Metro Ethernet Forum

Metro Ethernet Forum Summit

  San Diego, CA
  January 29, 2013
  Dell’Oro Group will be chairing a session on Carrier Ethernet and the Cloud, and will also present pricing trends and their recent and future impact on equipment demand as part of the panel addressing the Outlook for C.E. 2.0.