Sponsors

April 3 - 6, 2017
San Jose, CA
DoubleTree San Jose

Monday Welcome Reception Sponsor

Oscilloquartz

Oscilloquartz is a pioneer in time and frequency synchronization. We design, manufacture and deploy end-to-end synchronization systems that ensure the delivery and assurance of highly precise timing information over next-generation packet and legacy networks. As an ADVA Optical Networking company, we’re creating new opportunities for tomorrow's networks. For more information, please visit us at: www.oscilloquartz.com and www.advaoptical.com.

Tuesday Lunch Sponsor

Spectracom

Spectracom is a leading provider of precise positioning, navigation and timing solutions that leverage GPS and other Global Navigation Satellite System signals. Our application-specific products are designed for synchronization and timing of networks, systems and devices; generating or simulating navigation signals; calibration and measurement of signals in the frequency domain. Products include GPS simulators, secure master clock synchronization systems, network time servers, rugged inertial navigation products, bus-level timing, time and frequency analyzers, and more.

Tuesday Networking Reception Sponsor

Microsemi

Microsemi, the world leader in precise timing and synchronization solutions, sets the world's standard for time. The solutions offered by the company generate, distribute and apply precise time for the communications, aerospace/defense, IT infrastructure and metrology industries. Customers range from communications service providers and network equipment manufacturers to governments and their suppliers worldwide. Using the technology offered by Microsemi, customers are able to build more reliable networks and systems by using the Company's advanced timing technologies, atomic clocks, services and solutions. The above systems support today's precise timing standards, including GPS-based timing, IEEE 1588 (PTP), Network Time Protocol (NTP), Synchronous Ethernet and DOCSIS(R) timing.

Wednesday Lunch Sponsor

Metamako

Metamako is the industry leader in both layer one switches delivering deterministic ultra-low latency financial exchange connectivity and high performance packet capture. Solutions include active tapping, precise timestamping, clock synchronisation and deep buffering to the financial, telecom, media and data centre sectors. Many of our applications leverage FPGA technology to accelerate and manage data delivery to low latency networks.

Passionate engineers’ consistent delivery of market-leading product performance, exceptional customer responsiveness and capital-cost efficient solutions combine to drive client recommendations of over ninety-five percent by the most demanding algorithmic trading and telecom firms in the world. Metamako is based in Sydney, Australia, with offices in New York, London and Tokyo.

Wednesday Dinner Sponsor

Calnex

Calnex is the world-leader in test & measurement solutions to prove and monitor the performance and reliability of Ethernet synchronisation and OAM technologies - 1588v2, NTP, Sync-E, CES, E-OAM and MPLS-TP OAM.

Customers developing equipment with these technologies can use the Calnex gear to prove performance to rigorous standards for R&D and System Test.

Customers deploying these technologies in their networks can use the Calnex gear to test performance during trials and to troubleshoot problems in their networks. For more information visit the Calnex website.

Lanyard Sponsor

Meinberg

Meinberg is a modern electronics manufacturer located in Bad Pyrmont, Germany. Meinberg offers leading edge synchronization solutions, including high end PTP and NTP timeserver products, GPS and GLONASS receivers, DCF77/WWVB/MSF receivers, IRIG/AFNOR time code generators/readers and a wide variety of accessories such as antennas, diplexers, converters and signal distribution systems.

The Meinberg IEEE 1588 grandmaster clocks and NTP timeserver appliances are well known for their innovative feature set, flexibility and reliability, making them one of the leading network time synchronization solutions available today. For more information, visit the Meinberg website.

Network Provider Sponsor

Windstream

Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN), a FORTUNE 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions for consumers, businesses, enterprise organizations and wholesale customers across the U.S. Windstream offers bundled services, including broadband, security solutions, voice and digital TV to consumers. The company also provides data, cloud solutions, unified communications and managed services to business and enterprise clients. The company supplies core transport solutions on a local and long-haul fiber network spanning approximately 129,000 miles.

Corporate Sponsor - Tuesday Networking Breaks

Windstream

VeEX Inc. develops innovative test solutions for next generation communication networks and services. With a blend of advanced technologies and vast technical expertise, VeEX’s products address all stages of network deployment, maintenance, field service turn-up, and service verification features across DSL, Fiber Optics, CATV/DOCSIS, Mobile, next-generation Transport Network, Fibre Channel, Synchronous and Carrier Ethernet technologies. For more information visit www.veexinc.com.

Host Sponsors

ATIS

As a leading technology and solutions development organization, ATIS brings together the top global ICT companies to advance the industry’s most-pressing business priorities. Through ATIS committees and forums, nearly 200 companies address cloud services, device solutions, emergency services, M2M communications, cyber security, ehealth, network evolution, quality of service, billing support, operations, and more. These priorities follow a fast-track development lifecycle — from design and innovation through solutions that include standards, specifications, requirements, business use cases, software toolkits, and interoperability testing. For more information, visit www.atis.org.

NIST

Founded in 1901, the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) is a non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce. NIST's mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life.

From the smart electric power grid and electronic health records to atomic clocks, advanced nanomaterials, and computer chips, innumerable products and services rely in some way on technology, measurement, and standards provided by the NIST. For more information about NIST visit www.nist.gov.

HOST SPONSORS

ATIS
NIST