2010 AdvancedTCA / MicroTCA Summit Issues Call for Presentations

The AdvancedTCA/MicroTCA Summit is seeking presentations. The event provides information on the current state of AdvancedTCA and MicroTCA, the emerging standard platforms for a wide range of embedded applications. The AdvancedTCA/MicroTCA Summit consists of tutorials, panel discussions, keynotes, paper sessions, workshops, and roundtables. The conference is open to everyone involved in the design, development, integration, marketing, use, or support of telecommunications equipment, or related hardware, software, or services.

AdvancedTCA/MicroTCA Summit Proposal Format
The deadline to submit a proposal is July 30, 2010. The proposal should be one page, consisting of:

  • Title (preferably not more than 5 or 6 words)
  • Abstract
  • Short biography of the presenter, plus contact information (job title, address, telephone, email)
  • Brief description of the presenter’s organization

A copy of the paper or visuals (Power Point slides) for publication in the Summit Proceedings must be provided by October 8, 2010.

AdvancedTCA/MicroTCA Summit Topics of Interest

  • Network Convergence
  • Low-Power Design
  • High-availability systems
  • Backplane design
  • Interoperability
  • IP telephony/ IPTV
  • Switch fabrics
  • Storage
  • Femotcells
  • Network-centric operation
  • IMS
  • Triple-Play Networks
  • Cooling; Power distribution
  • Deep packet inspection
  • Wireless applications
  • Rugged environments
  • Military/defense/aerospace issues
  • Testing Software
  • System Development
  • Platform management

More information: AdvancedTCA/MicroTCA Summit Call for Presentations