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Sterling Perrin
Senior Analyst at Heavy Reading


Sterling has more than 15 years' experience in telecommunications as an industry analyst and journalist. His coverage area at Heavy Reading is optical networking, including packet-optical transport. He also authors Heavy Reading's Packet-Enabled Optical Networking Market Tracker and Next-Gen Core Packet-Optical Market Tracker. Sterling joined Heavy Reading after five years at IDC, where he served as lead optical networks analyst, responsible for the firm's optical networking subscription research and custom consulting activities. Sterling is a frequent speaker at telecom industry events and a highly sought-after source among the business and trade press.

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Agenda Sessions

  • The Optical Masterclass Series – METRO-HAUL - A European Commission Project

  • Welcome Lunch featuring Lunchtime Briefing

  • Track A Chair’s Opening Remarks

  • xHaul Options for the 5G Transport Network

  • The Vendor Roadmap I What is the view from the solution and technology providers on 5G?

  • Track A Chair's Closing Remarks


Speakers at this event