Agenda:[masked]pm: Networking & food[masked]pm: Main talk (Speaker: Swamy Vasudevan, VP of Digital Services at Ericsson)
Telecom industry is embracing AI around the world. More than half of service providers plan to adopt it in their networks by 2020. The vision is to automate the managing of the networks as much as possible. Self-operating, self-optimizing and self-healing network is the way to go. Successful AI use cases include feature optimization in networks and failure predictions in telco sites. How can we best utilize AI to manage the machines ?
About the Speaker:
Swamy Vasudevan is the Vice president of Digital services responsible for sales, strategy and business development. Areas of focus include IT-Network Convergence, Virtualization, Machine Learning and Blockchain. He has around 25 years of industry experience both on business and technology. He has been instrumental in building new businesses in the organizations he worked for.
Swamy is an industry thought leader in network communications & operations and has spoken at numerous industry events such as Openstack, NFV World Congress, Big telecom, TM Forum Management World, CTIA Wireless, Distributech, UTC, ESRI UC and others on topics such as Cloud Management, Smart Grid Communications, and GIS in communications network.
He has been featured on February, 2016 cover of Vanilla Plus Telecoms IT journal; interviewed about virtualization solutions for the communications industry. Published feature in CIO magazine on SDN/NFV cloud management.
Swamy holds a Bachelor of Engineering in computer science from PSG college of Technology and Master of Business Administration from Rutgers University.