Mumbai, 28th April 2017: Konnect Worldwide Business Media, the organizer of leading technology summits for telecom & ICT Industry is hosting India’s first summit on SDN and NFV Technology – the NFV & SDN India Conclave 2017 on the 3rd of May 2017 at the Sahara Star, Mumbai.
India has seen an upsurge of adaptability to mobile connections and data use like no other country in the world, with still a mammoth’s size of an opportunity awaiting the mobile and ICT industry to explore. After the successful rollout of 4G networks and quick adaptability in the Indian consumer space, the demand still remains unfulfilled as more than 1 billion subscribers and growing stay hungry for even faster and better connectivity. The need for smarter networks has thus gained importance where advanced data analytics can optimise resources to better meet the ever increasing demand. There will be a further improvement in the demand of data and inter-connectivity of devices through the incremental consumption of video content and as our devices get increasingly integrated through Internet of Things (IoT) deployments across platforms.
According to the latest industry reports 26 billion connected devices would be active on the networks by 2020 of which 15 billion will be mobiles and computers. Also, 63% of large enterprises in India plan to deploy SDN as part of their network architecture as soon as 2017. Moreover, the worldwide SDN market for the enterprise and cloud service provider segments will grow from $960 million in 2014 to over $8 billion by 2018, representing a robust CAGR of 89.4%.
Aman Khanna Founder & Director of Konnect Worldwide Business Media, said, “NFV and SDN technologies representthe future of networking and internet connectivity in India. These technologies will prove critical for the transformation of telecom operators and meeting the demand of improved network availability, better security, scalability, asset light agility, cost efficiency as well as better use of operational resources by overcoming their challenges.
Rahul Sindhwani CEO, Konnect Worldwide Business Media, said, We are delighted to host the very first summit on NFV and SDN in India and are greatly hopeful thatshowcasing the latest capabilities of NVF and SDN technologies by leading technology providers at this forum will help accelerate the adoption of the same in Indian telecom and ICT industry.”
Some of the well known technology companies – Huawei, Oracle, Lavelle Networks, Happiest Minds Technologies and Open Networking Foundation are participating the India NVF and SDN summit and will be offering live demonstrations and networking opportunities for businesses.