september, 2020

17sep2:00 PM3:00 PMChoosing the Right Network Partner to Adapt to Unforeseen ChallengesWebinarCategory:Webinars

Choosing the right network


(Thursday) 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM



7550 1H, 10 W Dr Suite 400

Event Details

No one could have predicted a pandemic like COVID-19 to strike in 2020.

But when it did, some businesses adapted better than others. While advancements in technology can help your business be more prepared for the future, working with a trusted technology partner is even more critical to ensure they rise to the occasion when emergencies threaten business continuity. Please join us on this webinar to hear insights from Frost & Sullivan and Spectrum Enterprise.

Register for this webinar and learn about:

  • How organizations are perceiving technology for business continuity planning
  • How a managed service provider can help embrace hybrid cloud and multi-cloud deployments to support unexpected changes (the surge in remote working, for example)
  • Why it is important to work with the right technology partner who offers a holistic solution backed by the right operations and support teams
  • How Spectrum Enterprise is helping its customers adapt to challenges posed during COVID-19, and the learnings that can help other organizations to be better prepared in the future

Listen in on the experiences of others, participate in a live Q&A, and walk away with actionable strategies for your organization.


Featured Industry Speakers:

Roopa Honnachari
Industry Director, Business Communication Services & Cloud Services, ICT Practice
Frost & Sullivan

Bob Schroeder
Vice President, Enterprise Data Product Management
Spectrum Enterprise

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Roopa leads the Business Communication Services practice at Frost & Sullivan. She is an authority in the business network services space, with more than 15 years of experience spanning global market research, strategic growth consulting, and technical marketing in the communication services industry.

Roopa’s areas of coverage include next-generation intelligent services such as SDN, and NFV based business services, SD-WAN, and established WAN services such as MPLS VPN, Ethernet and Waves.

As a recognized expert on the Carrier Ethernet Services Market in particular, and network & cloud services in general, Roopa is frequently invited to attend/moderate/judge/speak at industry events.

Roopa’s education includes a MBA in Strategic Marketing, from Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, India, and a Bachelor’s in Telecommunications Engineering from Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India.

Bob Schroeder is Vice President of Data Product Management for Spectrum Enterprise, a part of Charter Communications. In his role, Mr. Schroeder leads the team responsible for the Enterprise Data Product portfolio including: Dedicated Internet, Managed Security Services, Carrier Ethernet, Managed Network Services and SD-WAN.

Prior to joining Spectrum Enterprise, Mr. Schroeder managed a Level 3 sales organization with a specialized focus on Data Centers, Cloud Computing Companies and Managed Service Providers.

He previously led Complex Sales Teams at CenturyLink selling solutions with Cloud Computing, Managed Hosting, Colocation, MPLS Networking and Contact Center Deployments. Prior to this, he ran Product Innovation and Design for Qwest Communications, managing teams developing Unified Communications, Ethernet and Data Security Services.

Mr. Schroeder is a graduate of Ball State University, where he earned both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Information and Communications Sciences. He also received a master’s degree in Business Administration from Butler University.


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