6:30 - 7:00 PM Networking & Refreshments
Speaker: Mark Jen CTO & Co-founder, common.net
Bio: Mark Jen is a co-founder and the CTO of Common Networks. The company builds and operates mmWave 5G fixed wireless technology to provide high-speed home internet via software-defined graph networks. Previously leading engineering teams at Square, Airtime, and other startups, Mark focuses on technology vision and full-stack "zero to one" execution. Mark graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S.E. in Computer Engineering. He is an inventor on 6 issued patents and has multiple pending.
Title: 802.11ay/Terragraph: a cost-efficient, mulit-radio, multi-hop approach to 5G FWA
In this session we will cover:
- 5G goals and blockers. Economic realities of next-gen networks.
- Deployment of our live microwave and mmWave HetNet in Alameda, CA currently serving customers
- Graph-topology advantages over hub-and-spoke models
- 802.11ay / Terragraph technology and capabilities
- Beyond hardware: what's necessary for a fully operable solution.