Upcoming Events

Feb. 11-13 New York

Data Storage Management and Business Continuity

Focusing on business survival through proactive data protection, recovery and contingency planning, this conference will include a Storage Area Network and Network Attached Storage workshop, the virtualization of storage risk, risks of third-party providers, interoperability, and crisis management processes.

Fee: US$1,895-US$2,195

Phone: (312) 894-6418

URL: www.it-telecomsolutions.com

Feb. 26 Toronto

Access is Everywhere

Hosted by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA), this one-day event will explore wireless access to data. Attendees will explore issues of privacy and security and meet with content providers, carriers, applications developers, ISPs and government officials, as well as members of CWTA’s Wireless Internet Council.

Fee: $450 for CWTA members, $600 for non-members

Phone: (613) 233-4888 ext. 103

URL: www.cwta.ca/events/winternet/index.shtml

March 11-13 Chicago

Gartner Wireless Access, Mobile Business Solutions 2002

This conference will examine the economic, social and legal trends that will affect enterprise adoption of mobile and wireless technologies for intranet, business-to-business and business-to-consumer processes across all industries. Gartner analysts will cover three tracks each day: mobile business market and architectures, managing the mobile-enabled company, and enterprise applications and technology solutions.

Fee: US$1,295 for Gartner clients, US$1,595 for non-clients

Phone: (203) 316-6757

E-mail: ashley.pearce@gartner.com

March 17-21 Orlando, Fla.

IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking 2002

WCNC 2002 will present the latest developments in leading-edge technology in wireless telecommunications, and provide the opportunity to network with industry leaders and experts from around the world. Topics include modulation, coding, data compression, and other physical-layer issues, as well as network-layer issues such as routing, random access, multiple access, collision resolution, quality of service and multimedia.

URL: www.comsoc.org

Email: t.stevenson@comsoc.org

May 21-23 Baltimore

Service Networks 2002

Service Networks is a unified conference and expo from the organizers of ISPCON, LAST MILE and CDN events. As the ISP market expands to include all sets of service providers and emerging technologies, the CDN market has accelerated in its development towards enterprise services. This conference will examine the pieces of the CDN puzzle to show how new, content-based network services are the cornerstones of success for business.

Fee: US$495-US$695

URL: www.servicenetworks.com