BASe OFC 2020
San Diego, USA @ OFC 2020
March 11, 2020 (8:30am-5pm)
Produced by Broadband Forum and created by technologist to provide actionable insights for technology leaders, the Broadband Acceleration Seminar (BASe) OFC 2020 is a full-day event that combines deep insights from the world’s largest and most innovative service providers (last year included Verizon, SK Broadband (Korea), BT, Google Fiber, and the Fiber Broadband Association) with the perspectives of top tier analysts and leading vendors/suppliers. Focused on capturing the challenges, opportunities, and innovations emerging in 2020, topics covered will range from insights into the market and the array of existing and emerging PON architectures (EPON, GPON, XGS, NG-PON2, WDM PON, 25/50G PON, Super PON…) to perspectives on the state of standards (Broadband Forum, ITU, IEEE…), ecosystem readiness for emerging use cases and applications, Fixed-Mobile Convergence (FMC) and 5G, and best practices across the full spectrum of potential implementations – from SDN/NFV and network slicing to fiber extension technologies and whole home networking. This year’s event will focus on the theme “PON Reality Check 2020”.
Broadband Forum and OFC are closely monitoring the developing situation regarding the Coronavirus.
OFC has released the below information and guidance:
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OFC Management is planning to implement measures to include, but not limited to:
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