• Service Provider Program

    Business and technical sessions to help you increase competitiveness and simplify the way your customers purchase and deploy services


    Now is the time where people and technology working together can achieve extraordinary things. Join us at Cisco Live Las Vegas to learn how you can transform your business, experiences and architecture to capitalize on the estimated $2T digitization opportunity over the next decade.

    Who Should Attend

    Cisco Live’s Service Provider program is designed to help engineers and technical leaders to expand their knowledge of market dynamics, solutions that can help you do things faster at a reduced cost and the latest in product innovations. Hear first-hand from Cisco industry thought leaders and subject matter experts. The Service Provider program offers both business and technical sessions in a more intimate forum that encourages engagement. The program is suited for:

    Service Provider Engineers and Business Managers

    Service Provider Technical Individual Contributors

    Service Provider Technical Decision Makers

    Service Provider IT Managers

    Service Provider Marketing and Product Management

    What You Will Discover


    At Cisco Live, the Service Provider Experience has been designed to help you gain:


    • Thought Leadership from industry experts on the future for service providers.
    • Learn Service Provider focused technical sessions including opportunities to meet with our engineers and resident experts
    • Experience innovative solutions that are transforming how service providers work. Visit the Cisco Campus in the World of Solutions to see Service Provider solutions in action.

    Thought Leadership

    Yvette Kanouff
    Senior Vice President/General Manager, Service Provider Business, Cisco

    Joe Cozzolino
    Senior Vice President, Services, Cisco


    Cisco helps service providers build open, flexible, and secure networks to capitalize on the digitization opportunity. Key executives and subject matter experts from mobility, video, cloud, data center, security, services, and other areas will be presenting general and technical sessions designed to help you increase innovation and competitive edge.

    Get Technical

    Choose from over 150 breakout sessions, technical seminars, instructor-led labs or walk-in self-paced labs or select from our Service Provider Learning Paths:


    Don’t miss these key sessions:

    Network Infrastructure and Operations Transformation
    Session ID: PNLSPG-2021
    Methodologies to transform infrastructure and operations to accelerate continuous integration and continuous delivery processes.

    ABR streaming and your network; a match made in heaven?
    Session ID: BRKSPV-2999
    How to best configure ABR video streaming for a great viewing experience.

    Content Delivery Networks (CDN): Caching Principles, Architecture, and Resource Optimization
    Session ID: BRKSPV-2160
    Everything you need to know about Content Delivery Networks!

    MicroServices, your No1 priority as a software organization, how not to get left behind.
    Session ID: BRKSPV-2200
    Developing, deploying & operating micro services FTW

    Network Function Virtualization (NFV) using IOS-XR
    Session ID: BRKSPG-2724
    IOS-XR is leading the NFV fight. Want to know more?

    Designing Programmable Access Networks
    Session ID: BRKSPG-2210
    Need more programmability in your networks? BRKSPG-2210 can teach you how.

    Cisco EPN Carrier Ethernet and Mobile Backhaul Architecture
    Session ID: BRKSPG-2518
    Cisco Evolved Programmable Network are leading the SP transformation in Operation, orchestration and beyond. How?

    Cisco SON and Advanced Analytics
    Session ID: BRKSPM-2121
    Majority of mobile operators have deployed Cisco Self Optimizing Network (SON) to reduce drop calls, maintain network uptime and monetize with advanced Analytics. Come and learn about SON technologies.

    Meet With Experts

    Schedule a 1:1 meeting to discuss your unique questions and challenges. We will have over 500 Cisco engineers and experts on-site in Las Vegas.

    Learn more about Meet the Expert

    Dive into Our Products and Solutions

    Receive updates on key product and solution families and examine the business strategy that drives today’s critical technology and business decisions.

    Browse Our Product and Solution Sessions

    Hear How Service Provider Solutions Make a Real Impact



    Learn how you can transform your business, experiences and architecture at the Cisco Campus in World of Solutions.


    Hear about our latest demos:

    • Infinite Video
    • Virtualized Video Processing
    • 5G and Ultra Services Platform
    • Small Cell
    • Cisco Cloud Architecture & Virtual Managed Services
    • Packet Optical & EPN Manager
    • EPN Validated Design & Mobile Backhaul
    • Telemetry & Application Hosting
    • Application Engineering Routing
    • NFV Infrastructure
    • Data Center Interconnect
    • Network Service Orchestration & Elastic Services Controller
    • Dynamic Service Manager
    • Firepower 9300
    • Services


    Get Services to Market in Minutes
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    Cisco End-to-End Security for Media and Content Providers
    Monetize premium multiscreen experiences and protect your business with Cisco video security and infrastructure security solutions
    Thrive in the Cloud Video Era with Infinite Broadcast
    Bring the Cloud Power to One-Way and Hybrid Satellite and Cable Networks

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