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Keynote Presentation: The impact of cloud on the CDN world – competition or partner in crime?

Fireside Chat Keynote: The impact of cloud on the CDN world – key takeaways with Q&A

Nov 27
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09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
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Main agenda - Content Delivery World
Chairman's opening - Market analysis and conference overview
  • Dom Robinson - Co-Founder & Director, Id3as
  • What has the market been up to in the past 12 months?
  • What are the key issues of the day and what are we doing to address those over the next two days?
09:10 - 09:35 25 mins
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Keynote Presentation: The impact of cloud on the CDN world – competition or partner in crime?
  • An overview of cloud technology developments to date
  • How is cloud impacting CDN strategies as a CDN capable platform and as a partner to the CDN ecosystem?
  • Discussing how CDNs were the first ‘clouds’ while now public clouds are offering CDN capabilities
  • How is this changing the CDN landscape?
09:35 - 10:00 25 mins
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Fireside Chat Keynote: The impact of cloud on the CDN world – key takeaways with Q&A

This session offers a 1-2-1 in depth analysis of the key points raised within the keynote presentation. Our audience is encouraged to engage with the keynote speaker and ask their burning questions.

10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
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Fireside Chat: Cloud-based services – How to effectively leverage the cloud for delivery
  • Panelist Marina Kalkanis - CEO, M2A Media
  • What do we already know about the cloud – cost effective and improved delivery speed
  • At what point is it worth putting things into the cloud?
  • Examples of Cloud-based services in action
  • In 3-5 years: How will you have to pay for cloud-service i.e. storage and/or by quantity?
10:30 - 11:30 60 mins
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Morning coffee break and opportunity to visit the sponsors
11:30 - 12:10 40 mins
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Presentation: Quality, reach and cost – Where is the focus?
  • Speaker Richard Brandon - CMO, Edgeware
  • Discussing publisher strategies and how CDNs are responding
  • What is the right balance between quality, reach and cost?
  • What are the fundamental economic drivers for these CDN strategies?
12:10 - 12:30 20 mins
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Panel: The multi-CDN model
  • Panelist Rory McVicar - Head of Internet and Content Delivery Services, EMEA, CenturyLink
  • Panelist Mark Hewis - Technical Architect, dazn.com
  • Panelist Erik Junesjö - CTO, Varnish Software
  • Why multi-CDNs are now an imperative and ubiquitous part of any publishers CDN strategy
  • How can Multi-CDNs be implemented?
  • Defining objectives – local, regional or global distribution
  • How does this model outweigh investment in your own CDN?
12:30 - 13:00 30 mins
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Fireside Chat: CDN ‘in-fill’ strategies – reaching ‘hard to reach’ places
  • How to get ‘deeper’ into the edge within delivery network infrastructure
  • What are the emerging strategies and options for moving the edge into the last mile of the networks?
  • How do we technically address emerging economies and under developed regions?
13:00 - 14:00 60 mins
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Lunch break and opportunity to visit the sponsors
14:00 - 14:20 20 mins
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Presentation: The virtualised CDN – updates and the lessons learnt
  • Speaker Antonio Elizondo - Head of Network Virtualisation Strategy & Technology, Telefonica
  • Reviewing the foundations and proposed virtualised CDN plan
  • Discussing the results of tests carried out in the summer
  • How do you automate the whole process/life cycle?
  • What are the next steps? Have deployment timelines changed?
14:40 - 15:10 30 mins
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Fireside chat: Satellite players transitioning into IP
  • Are satellite providers in danger of becoming redundant?
  • How are they evolving?
  • Who will satellite providers be working with and who will they be sharing their services with?
  • How much will things change for the satellite landscape within the next 12 months?
15:10 - 15:30 20 mins
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Presentation: Virtualisation strategies for media delivery
  • How MNOs have been early adopters in delivery of virtualized media operations at scale
  • What have been the biggest changes the market has seen?
  • Analysing the results and ROI as a result of virtualized processes and services
15:30 - 16:10 40 mins
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Panel Discussion: How the landscape is changing for telcos, satellite and mobile service providers
  • Moderator Atif Ünaldi - President, IPTV Association
  • Analysing the changing role of telco players and traditional broadcast network platforms in the OTT and online content delivery ecosystem
  • How can telcos better service the CDN operators?
  • What infrastructure strategies are available?
  • How can they be implemented?
15:50 - 16:10 20 mins
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Presentation: FTTH & TV: running services at the edge
  • How close are we and how close do we need to get?
  • Evaluating specific models that this operator has implemented
  • How telco options can offer new models for CDNs and publishers
  • Discussing the transformation of the customer experience
  • Highlighting the key benefits for broadcasters, telcos and customers
16:10 - 16:40 30 mins
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Fireside Chat: Virtualisation and the edge – Where do they meet?
  • Panellist Wilfried Dudink - Director Content Solutions, EMEA Specialist Services, CenturyLink
  • How does edge computing tie in with the modernization and virtualization of the network?
  • Where does this fit in terms of strategy?
  • Discussing the investment needed and the timelines for this optimisation?
16:40 - 17:00 20 mins
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Afternoon break and opportunity to visit the sponsors
17:00 - 17:20 20 mins
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Presentation: Breaking new ground with policy updates
  • How policy and lobbying forces are starting to shape the content delivery landscape
  • The first 20 years of Internet Policy
  • What is coming that may affect CDN and publisher strategies
17:20 - 17:40 20 mins
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Presentation: Operating a content delivery model with robust content protection strategies
  • The current state of DRM and the security threats faced
  • How to implement DRM’s well
  • What are the next steps to secure your services?