Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Adtran

At ADTRAN, Inc., we believe amazing things happen when people connect. From the cloud edge to the subscriber edge, we help communications service providers around the world manage and scale services that connect people, places and things to advance human progress. Whether rural or urban, domestic or international, telco or cable, enterprise or residential—ADTRAN solutions optimize existing technology infrastructures and create new, multi-gigabit platforms that leverage cloud economics, data analytics, machine learning and open ecosystems—the future of global networking.

Calix

Calix cloud and software platforms enable service providers of all types and sizes to innovate and transform. Our customers utilize the real-time data and insights from Calix platforms to simplify their businesses and deliver experiences that excite their subscribers. The resulting growth in subscriber acquisition, loyalty and revenue creates more value for their businesses and communities. This is the Calix mission; to enable communications service providers of all sizes to simplify, excite and grow.​

 

Plume

The world’s first SaaS experience platform for Communications Service Providers.  As the only open and hardware-independent solution, Plume enables the rapid delivery of new services for connected homes, small business, and beyond at massive scale. For residential subscribers, Plume delivers self-optimizing WiFi, cyber-security, access controls, and more. Our purpose-built suite of smart services turns small business networks into fully connected, business intelligence platforms. And Service Providers get robust back-end applications for unprecedented visibility and support. 

Gold Sponsors

Corning

Corning (www.corning.com) is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science, with a 170-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in RD&E, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and deep, trust-based relationships with customers who are global leaders in their industries. Today, Corning’s markets include optical communications, mobile consumer electronics, display, automotive, and life sciences.

Dycom

Dycom (NYSE: DY) supplies the single most critical resource telecom service providers need: skilled people. We serve the nation from more than 500 field offices and are unparalleled in scope and scale. Our talented workforce of over 14,000 employees provides a wide array of specialty services including construction, engineering, underground facility locating, fulfillment, and program management.

Graybar

Graybar, a Fortune 500 company, specializes in supply chain management services, and is a leading North American distributor of high quality components, equipment, and materials. We serve the construction market, the commercial, institutional, and government (CIG) market, and the industrial and utility markets. Graybar products and services support new construction, infrastructure updates, building renovation, facility maintenance, repair and operations, and original equipment manufacturing.

OFS

OFS is part of Furukawa Electric Company, a multi-billion dollar corporation that has been in operation since 1884. Since it achieved a world first in finding practical application for optical fiber cables in 1974, the Furukawa Electric Group has offered an extensive lineup of products as one of the world’s leading optical fiber manufacturers.

 

Google Fiber

Google Fiber is part of the Access division of Alphabet Inc.

 It provides fiber-to-the-premises service in the United States, providing broadband Internet and IPTV to a small and slowly increasing number of locations. In mid-2016, Google Fiber had 68,715 television subscribers and was estimated to have about 453,000 broadband customers.

 

Silver Sponsors

Clearfield

Clearfield brings fiber to anywhere, with the ability to satisfy the unique deployment needs of the service provider, engineer and network designer. Clearfield’s product design methodology offers flexibility and total configurability. And with today’s accelerated demand for broadband access, labor and material shortages can make or break your planned deployment. Clearfield can help, with fiber solutions that are fast and easy to install and delivered to you with the shortest lead times in the industry.

OnTrac

The corporate name “On Trac” reflects a core philosophy of how we do business and how we conduct ourselves in the marketplace.  “TRAC” is actually an acronym composed of four key components.

On Trac is committed to the FTTH industry and to serving our customers with their best interests at heart.  We bring experience, integrity, enthusiasm, honesty, and a proven record of leadership in fiber connectivity.

 

DZSI

DZS Inc. (NSDQ: DZSI) is a global leader of packet-based mobile transport, broadband access, network orchestration and cloud-native automation solutions. With more than 20 million products in-service and customers and alliance partners spanning more than 100 countries, DZS is helping many of the world’s most advanced and innovative service providers and enterprises leverage the power of 5G, 10gig fixed broadband, and software-defined networks to deliver cutting-edge services and lead in their markets.

VETRO Fiber Map

VETRO is a SaaS software company delivering unparalleled internet infrastructure intelligence™ through a unique mapping platform. We deliver the world’s best map-based SaaS platform to plan, design, build and operate the internet infrastructure that enables a connected and sustainable world. VETRO is built for ISPs and others who own or manage fiber networks and need a fiber specific asset management platform. 

A10 Networks

A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) provides secure application services for on-premises, multi-cloud and edge-cloud environments at hyperscale. Our mission is to enable service providers and enterprises to deliver business-critical applications that are secure, available and efficient for multi-cloud transformation and 5G readiness. We deliver better business outcomes that support investment protection, new business models and help future-proof infrastructures, empowering our customers to provide the most secure and available digital experience. Founded in 2004, A10 Networks is based in San Jose, Calif. and serves customers globally. For more information, visit www.a10networks.com and follow us @A10Networks.

Radisys

Radisys, a global leader in open telecom solutions, enables service providers to drive disruption with new open architecture business models. Radisys’ innovative disaggregated and virtualized enabling technology solutions leverage open reference architectures and standards, combined with open software and hardware to power business transformation for the telecom industry, while its world-class services organization delivers systems integration expertise necessary to solve communications and content providers’ complex deployment challenges.  https://www.radisys.com/.

PPC Broadband

PPC Broadband, headquartered in Syracuse, NY, with manufacturing locations spanning five continents, boasts a diverse product portfolio that supports network architectures and applications from the headend to the premises. In 2012 PPC became a subsidiary of Belden, Inc., one of the world’s leading signal transmission solutions provider. With the backing of Belden, PPC has experienced tremendous growth over the last decade. In recent years, the company has built a broad fiber optic portfolio and grown from a copper products supplier to a true end-to-end broadband solutions provider.