HPE is paving the way for telcos to realize the benefits of cloud-native environments. Through best-of-breed open infrastructure solutions, HPE ensures carrier-grade performance for micro-services across both core and edge deployments to unleash 5G’s full potential.
Terry is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor who has covered telecoms, technology, networking, and security for more than 20 years. Sweeney has written extensively about security, cloud computing, wireless technologies, storage networking, and analytics. In addition to Light Reading, he has been a contributor to The Washington Post, Crain's New York Business, Red Herring, Dark Reading, Network World, InformationWeek, Mobile Sports Report, and The IoT Integrator.
Martin Halstead is CTO for HPE's CTG organization. Prior to this role, Martin was worldwide Chief Technologist for Communications, Media and Entertainment within HPE’s BEST (Business Development, Enablement, Solutions & Technology).
Martin has in-depth knowledge of industry trends in NFV and SDN with over 20 years experience specializing in Communications Services Provider networking environments where he lead several engineering teams in developing innovative networking solutions.
Prior to joining HPE, Martin has held senior engineering leadership positions at Nortel Networks, FirstMark Communications and Nexagent which was acquired by EDS. He has co-authored several Internet Drafts, actively contributes to the DMTF and holds several patents focusing on telecommunications technologies.
HPE continues a legacy of over 30 years of experience in the telecom industry, with more than 300 telco customers across 160 countries taking advantage of HPE’s telco solutions to evolve to a cloud-native architecture. As the edge-to-cloud company, our experience in enterprise IT and hybrid cloud allows us to bring cloud transformation and carrier-grade infrastructure to telecommunications networks.