Ghassan Abdo, Research VP, IDC and Danny Johnson, Director of Product Marketing, Verizon
Join Verizon and Ghassan Abdo, Research VP, Worldwide Telecom Cloud, & Virtualization Services, IDC for an engaging discussion about digital transformation and what organizations should consider as they take the next step in their digital journey. Get more insight into the key findings from the recent IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Communication SP SD-WAN
Managed Services 2018 Vendor Assessment as well as the IDC study, Digital Transformation: Discover the Right Path to Avoid Hype and Disappointment. Plus, find out what your organization needs to do to become a digital leader and improve business outcomes. Participants will be able to download a complimentary copy of the IDC study, Digital Transformation: Discover the Right Path to Avoid Hype and Disappointment, and a Verizon authored decision-maker’s guide.
About the speakers:
Ghassan Abdo, Research VP, WW Telecom Cloud, & Virtualization Services, IDC
Mr. Abdo, Research Vice President in the Telecommunications group, covers the evolution of the Telco Cloud Ecosystem as well as the emerging Virtualized Enterprise Networking services. His primary focus areas include Service Provider SD WAN and Managed Services, and emerging NFV-based Virtual Networking Services as well as other Managed WAN Services. In the Hosting & Cloud segment, Ghassan covers Service Provider Managed Hosting services, including Hybrid Managed Private/Public Cloud Services, Colocation Services, Secure Cloud Connect and CDN services.
The session will be moderated by Danny Johnson, 20+ year veteran in the technology industry. He is a seasoned executive possessing experience in software development, engineering, sales, consulting, product development, and marketing. Danny has started and launched innovative products and solutions within multi-billion dollar markets and is currently the head of product marketing for Verizon where he shares responsibility for the profitable growth of Verizon’s Strategic Network Portfolio.