ELKO, a leading distributor of IT products and household appliances, organized the first ELKO Telecom & Infosecurity Forum 2018. The event brought together leaders of the information security industry, telecommunication companies, and leading manufacturers including Intel, Crucial/Micron and Lanner, as well as partners and system integrators. Major technological trends addressed in the forum covered cybersecurity, SDN/NFV and 5G.
Elko, Intel, Crucial/Micron and Lanner joined the ELKO Telecom Forum 2018
Vasily Lizunov, Intel’s Sales Development Manager, spoke about the mostly discussed trends in the markets: both existing and developing ones, during his speech. He addressed that the next-generation network not only has to reduce traffic latencies, but also become smarter and more flexible. In addition, he stressed that the top priority for Intel today is “partnership for transformation”.
“Thanks to ELKO and all the partners for inviting us to discuss important and relevant topics”, said Vasily Lizunov. “With the advent of 5G technology in our world, the importance of a flexible and secure networking and computing infrastructure will definitely increase, and Intel hopes that computing platforms based on our architecture will be the primary choice of customers”
Vasily Lizunov, Intel’s Sales Development Manager,
Lanner, a leading global supplier in network communication platforms, believes that increased demand for performance will drive service providers to lead to increased productivity. That’s why Jeans Tseng, GM of Lanner Telecom Applications BU, focused his talks on 5G networks and the evolution of mobile technologies, while emphasizing that data protection remains the main factor for future development.
Jeans Tseng, GM of Lanner Telecom Applications BU
“With the advent of new technologies and opportunities in network security and telecommunications, we are positive that new advanced solutions based on Lanner and ELKO products will be brought to life in today’s IT infrastructure,” said Elena Chiang, Sales Director of Lanner. “Thanks to the energy and professionalism of the Elena Bitsaevas’ project team, I am confident about how ELKO responds to new challenges of today’s network transformation, and actively invests resources to be the value-added distributor.
Elena Chiang, Sales Director of Lanner.