6 February 2018 — PacketFabric, the highly scalable network-as-a-service solution and a member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, announces today that its President and Chief Operating Officer, Chad Milam will speak at Submarine Networks Europe 2018, taking place in London.

On Tuesday, 20 February 2018, Mr. Milam will join executives from Telia Carrier AB, Interoute Communications, Tata Communications and Colt on the panel, “Capitalising on the Opportunities of Network Automation.”  During this session, Mr. Milam will leverage his extensive industry experience with technology architecture and infrastructure to explore the role of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) in upgrading networks as well as ways to extend network functionality and improve capacity management.


Panel Discussion: “Capitalising on the Opportunities of Network Automation”

  • Tuesday, 20 February 2018 at 16:50


“Capitalising on the Opportunities of Network Automation” panel members include:

  • Chad Milam, President, Chief Operating Officer and Board Member, PacketFabric
  • Mattias Fridstrom, VP and Chief Evangelist, Telia Carrier AB
  • Jonathan Wright, VP Commercial Operations, Interoute Communications
  • Claudio Scola, Director, Managed Network Services, Tata Communications
  • Mirko Voltolini, VP Technology and Architecture, Colt

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About PacketFabric

PacketFabric redefines how companies procure, consume, and manage their network connectivity services. Leveraging an innovative, entirely automated SDN-based network architecture and the latest in optical and packet switching technology, PacketFabric enables dynamic, real-time connectivity services between major carrier-neutral colocation facilities at terabit-scale. PacketFabric facilitates coast-to-coast connectivity between more than 150 premier colocation facilities across 17 U.S. markets, and enables simple, cost-effective, and scalable network deployment via its advanced Application Program Interface (API) and web-based portal.  For more information, visit www.packetfabric.com or connect with PacketFabric on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

About NantWorks 

NantWorks, LLC, founded by renowned physician scientist and inventor of the first human nanoparticle chemotherapeutic agent Abraxane®, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, is the umbrella organization for the following entities: NantHealth, NantMobileHealth, NantOmics, NantBio, NantCell, NantPharma, NantCapital and NantCloud. Fact-based and solution-driven, each of NantWorks’ division entities operate at the nexus of innovation and infrastructure. The core mission of NantWorks is convergence and a systems approach to human biology: to develop and deliver a diverse range of technologies that accelerates innovation, broaden the scope of scientific discovery, enhance ground-breaking research, and improve healthcare treatment for those in need. NantWorks is building an integrated fact-based, genomically and proteomically-informed, personalized approach to the delivery of care and the development of next generation diagnostics and therapeutics for life threatening diseases such as Cancer, Infectious Diseases and Alzheimer’s. For more information please visit www.nantworks.com and follow Dr. Soon-Shiong on Twitter at @DrPatSoonShiong.

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