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Wavenet CEO speaks at conference on 5G

17 November, 2019
Wavenet, CEO, Suren Pinto and CTIO Nitin Gupta
Wavenet, CEO, Suren Pinto and CTIO Nitin Gupta

One of Asia’s largest 5G conferences, Digital Transformation Asia 2019 was held in Malaysia recently.

The three-day event was a must attend for organisations in the global ICT Industry looking to take advantage of the 5G opportunity.

The event was organised by the international TM Forum which is the professional industry body that represents service providers and suppliers in the telecommunications industry.

Global Wavenet, CEO, Suren Pinto was among the panel of speakers which included international telco specialists such as VP Technology Strategy and Transformation, Cheng Choon Si-Singtel, V. Devadatta - Practice Head Innovation and Industry Relations, Wirpro, Director, Data Lake Service Huawei, John Zhou.

Director TM Forum, Micheal Lawre hosted the panel discussion titled ‘Charting a path towards the network of the future’.

It addressed questions on designing dynamic network infrastructure driven by analytics, addressed data challenges, automation, AI and 5G which will drive network transformation in the future.

The panel also discussed making the transition into a software-defined and Opex-driven network model, and on what is needed to support network slicing and edge computing.

Wavenet CEO Suren Pinto who spearheads the strategic business direction of the company, said, “The biggest trend we see in the industry is the IT-fication of telecoms. This means that there needs to be a fundamental shift in the mindset for CSPs and a level of business agility that does not exist today. We at Wavenet are at the cross section of this IT and Telecoms transformation given our roots as an IT and software company with deep domain expertise in telecoms and networks.”

CTIO at Wavenet, Nitin Gupta also attended the event and met key CSPs.