PARC has pioneered many technology platforms, from Ethernet to the graphic user interface and shared, distributed, ubiquitous computing and has been an enabler of the telecommunications industry and other industries as well.
Bob Metcalfe briefly reviews the history and innovations of PARC in this video.
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MEF Americas Carrier Ethernet Summit Success - First 20 Carrier Ethernet Certified 2.0 (CE2.0) Companies Announced.
In a year that saw worldwide Ethernet Services delivery surpass all legacy services combined, the MEF Americas Carrier Ethernet Summit reveals the innovation behind this remarkable industry tipping point. January 28-31, 2013 the MEF held it's Americas Carrier Ethernet Summit and MEF Quarterly Meeting in san Diego California. The event was very successful having a full attendance of telecom industry service providers amd equipment manuufacturers. A keynote was delivered by Ethernet Inventor Bob Metcalfe and followed with a full day of presentations from telecom leaders and finished with the industry's first Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Certified Companies Announced (click here for press release)
MEF President Nan Chen, Iometrix President Bob Mandeville and Ethernet Inventor Bob Metcalfe, participated in the press announcement of the industry's first Carrier Ethernet 2.0 awarded companies. Industry analysts gathered online and at the Palomar Hotel in San Diego for the announcement.
Success at MEF Americas Carrier Ethernet Summit. 300+ in attendance, Bob Metcalfe presents a compelling history of the invention of Ethernet to Carrier Ethernet and the next generation of high speed networks.
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Following the keynote, Bob Metcalfe participated in a fireside chat with Rosemary Cochran, Vertical systems Group.
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