The Cleareon team is heading to Miami! Capacity's Metro Connect USA 2017,  heralded as the 'must-attend event for the US metro market,' kicks off January 30 and ends February 1.

Cleareon Co-CEO Cliff Kane will speak on the event's first panel, "CEO INTERVIEWS: STEPS TO CREATING TOMORROW'S METRO MARKET" taking place Monday, January 31 from 10 am to 11 am.

Cleareon Fiber Networks offers dark fiber and Lit services connecting the New York tri-state area’s preeminent carrier hotels, exchanges and data centers where our customers can access hundreds of service providers.

Cleareon Fiber Networks offers dark fiber and Lit services connecting the New York tri-state area’s preeminent carrier hotels, exchanges and data centers where our customers can access hundreds of service providers.

The panel, moderated by Andrew Lipman, Partner, MORGAN, LEWIS & BOCKIUS, will discuss revenue opportunities in VAS:

• What are the next steps to effectively monetizing the network?
• How are the changes in backhaul and network densification affecting current metro providers?
• What are metro players strategies towards partnering and integration of edge data centers and dark vs. lit services?
• What is the role of metro providers in the role of 5G?

The panel will also address potential upcoming industry challenges:
• How are metro providers addressing increasingly complex demands from the enterprises and carrier customers they serve?
• How are cable companies still posing a challenge to the established metro business model?
• What are the newest technologies affecting the market?

In addition to Cliff, other panelists include Dave Schaeffer, Founder & CEO, COGENT COMMUNICATIONS; Bob Udell, President & CEO, CONSOLIDATED COMMUNICATIONS; and
Timothy G. Biltz, President & Chief Executive Officer,  LUMOS NETWORKS.

This panel and event is surely not to miss! For more information, visit http://www.capacityconferences.com/Metro-Connect-USA.html.

Hope to see you there!