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ONS is Ground Zero For Architects, Thought Leaders & Decision Makers In SDN/NFV for Enterprises & Service Providers.

  2,000 attendees expected in 2016.

  Truly Neutral. ONS is the only industry event to cover all areas of SDN and NFV and bring together OpenDaylight (ODL), Open Networking Operating Systems (ONOS) and Open NFV (OPNFV) in one place. 97% of ONS 2015 attendees say ONS is succeeding in it's mission to help SDN succeed and grow in the community.

  ONS has united the SDN ecosystem since its inception - bringing service providers, data center operators, engineers and the ground breaking vendors that serve them together with the newest advancements in SDN and NFV. 85% of ONS attendees in 2015 were already using or evaluating SDN within their organizations.

  Industry influence. Only ONS offers direct communication with the influencers of SDN and NFV. 67% of ONS attendees in 2015 were influences or decisions makers within their organizations.

  As a Linux Foundation event, ONS 2016 embraces open sources practices and principles, with an open call for papers and talk selections being made by a program committee of thought leaders.

  48% of ONS 2015 attendees were users.


Download the Open Networking Summit 2016 Sponsorship Prospectus


Sponsor Feedback

Sponsor & Exhibitor participation has more than tripled since 2011 of ONS 2015 sponsors said that they reached their target audience of ONS 2015 rated the overall Experience Good or Excellent of Sponsors and Exhibits are repeat companies


Benefits of Sponsorship

  • Strengthen your Brand
  • Establish Thought-Leadership
  • Showcase Innovative Products and Services
  • Connect with End-customers
  • Partners and investors
  • Shape the SDN
  • NFV conversations


“ONS is the landmark SDN show right now and it’s unique show that brings together many different aspect of the industry. It covers telco adoption, cloud adoption, there is more and more discussion of what enterprises of varying sizes — starting with the largest and starting in verticals like financial services — will do with SDN. Of course, the vendors across all those markets are here.”

Brad Casemore 






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