MEF has noted broad and growing support for its MEF18 global networking event to be held 29 October – 2 November 2018 at the JW Marriott LA LIVE Hotel in Los Angeles, California. 

More than 70 supporting companies and organizations are lined up so far, including 50+ service provider and technology-related sponsors and 20+ analyst, press, and other partners.

“MEF18 has received tremendous support from across the industry, especially from domestic and international service providers who represent one-third of all sponsors and nearly all Platinum sponsors,” said Kevin Vachon, COO, MEF.

“At MEF18, we will bring together leading innovators who are committed to accelerating development and deployment of agile, assured, and orchestrated services that are aligned with the goals of the MEF 3.0 framework. These new, game-changing services empower users with the dynamic performance and security required to thrive in the digital economy.”

MEF18’s list of 50+ sponsors includes leading service providers, technology solutions providers, and software services, network consulting, testing, and training companies.

Deutsche Telekom, Equinix, PLDT, Colt, Telefónica, Ufinet, Amdocs, Riverbed, Silver Peak, Spirent, Juniper, Nokia, albis-elcon, Criterion Networks, Ekinops, Inmanta NV, and YumaWorks among latest sponsors to join.