Upperside Conferences has been organizing the MPLS & Ethernet World Congress every year in Paris for the last 13 years. The last few years the conference has been focused towards the precise stakes involved in the convergence of the MPLS and Ethernet protocols, particularly their respective roles in the access networks.
The <a href="http://www.uppersideconferences.com/mplsworld2012/mplsworld2012program_day_one.html">2012 agenda</a> will privilege operator and enterprises scenarios and testimonies. <br style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 13px; text-align: left; " />
Particular attention will be paid to Cloud services impact, End-to-end MPLS and Mobile LTE backhaul. <br />
<a href="http://www.upperside.fr/mplsworld2011/mpls2011program_day1.html">The 2011 agenda</a> paid particular attention to MPLS optical layer integration, Cloud services impact and data center interconnection, mobile backhaul and multicast issues. More than 1300 delegates attended the 13th edition of the MPLS & Ethernet World Congress. 150 service providers from 70 countries were present and confirmed the event to be the number one event worldwide in this area. The 14th edition of the MPLS & Ethernet World Congress will take place in Paris next 7 to 10 February, 2012. Delegates will benefit from the confrontation between equipment vendors developers, standardization bodies representatives and service providers wishing to implement new services based on the last recommendations.