Wednesday June 27, 2012
TIME: 2:00pm ET/ 11:00am PT
Do you want to reduce the number of tools you manage or maintain – while decreasing the response time for diagnosing outages? Do you want to increase your network visibility coverage and decrease blind spots? Reduce expenses associated with subscriber churn while improving the end-user experience?
Learn how you can do more with less…
What Attendees will learn:
Who should attend:
- How to improve network operational efficiency, increase uptime
- How to get the best ROI out of your existing monitoring tools
- How Network Intelligence Optimization can reduce downtime and churn
- Fixed & Mobile operators, Network operators, Carriers, Service providers
- Network admin staff, Technical directors, CTO’s
- 3G conversion & 4G deployment staff
Andy Huckridge M.Sc. (Telecoms)
Sr. Director, Telecom Strategy & Marketing
Andy Huckridge is a seasoned Telecom industry executive, currently serving as Director of Marketing to VSS Monitoring, where he gained experience with the analytic tool & service assurance aspects of 4G/LTE deployments. Huckridge has had direct exposure to numerous telecom technologies from SS7 through VoLTE, including the gamut of 3G & 4G mobile technologies. He is a frequent speaker on new Telecom technologies and related industry issues, and influences decisions made at industry forums and standards bodies.
Mr. Huckridge's responsibilities have included product management, strategic planning & market development as well as the project management of large scale / global technology trials. He has over 16 years of Silicon Valley Telecommunications industry experience with cutting edge technologies, holds M.Sc. and B. Eng. (Hons) degrees in Telecoms & Spacecraft Engineering, holds a patent in VoIP and has co-authored an IETF RFC. He was also an inaugural member of the "Top 100 Voices of IP Communications" list. Huckridge also serves as an independent consultant to operators & carriers as well as to network & test equipment manufacturers. He has experience overseeing various international projects in the Telecom and Security space with leading companies and associations.
Peter Bernstein is a seasoned writer and professional with deep experience in the communications and IT industries. As a top-level industry analyst, Peter has keynoted major technology events and has been cited numerous times by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, Business Week, Fortune Magazine, ComputerWorld, NetworkWorld, Communications Week, among other publications.
Bernstein has authored or co-authored market research studies, CEO speeches, white papers, articles, and other content for major companies in the technology markets. His experience includes work with Alcatel-Lucent, Avaya, Equant, France Telecom, HP, Siemens, Verizon, Nortel, Wave Systems, and many more. He held the position of director of global marketing and communications at Telcordia.