Top 5 Lessons when Deploying Data Center Interconnect

  • Tuesday, 04/04/2017: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Room: 511A
  • Session Number:  IT14


Hear insights and recommendations about best practices when deploying DCI in challenging conditions, such as a limited CAPEX budget, unpredictable traffic growth, vulnerable data breach environments and more. This technical session directed toward directors/managers of data centers/IT/networking project managers will address these lessons learned from actual DCI implementations: • Cost-effectiveness: How to perform cost-effective enterprise DCI projects whether for private, hybrid or direct cloud connections leveraging the latest innovation in purpose-built platforms. • Energy & space efficiency: How to reduce power consumption and footprint leveraging best practices in network designs. • Quick deployment: Explore the next generation of DCI equipment built around new levels of simplicity. • Security: How to secure and protect key DCI links from intruders. • High Availability: Explore the latest breakthrough in photonic integration designed to bring a new level of high network reliability.

Learning Objectives

• How enterprises can save time and money by leveraging the latest technology innovations.
• What network users should consider when evaluating optical equipment for DCI.
• Specific lessons from deploying DCI in challenging conditions. Attendees will hear about real-world scenarios/deployments.


Jay Gill

Principle Product Marketing Manager

Carl Todd

Director of Sales