T7: As Easy As 1-2-3: Can We Achieve True Plug-and-Play?
1:00-2:15 PM
Room S220

As more devices are integrated into the home network, the industry faces the challenge of ensuring consumer electronic devices seamlessly interoperate - a critical aspect to the end-user’s quality of experience. This panel will identify and discuss important interoperability issues related to gateways, middleware, end-user devices, security, UPnP and various media formats and other topics that are at the forefront of the interoperability challenge.

Moderator: Brian Henrichs
Vice President Business Development
Teleco Division
Actiontec Electronics, Inc.

Panelists: Brad Kayton
Chief Operating Officer
4HomeMedia, Inc.

Natasha Tamaskar
Vice President Product Management and Marketing
NextPoint Networks

Dr. Ken Morse
Vice President, Client Architecture
Service Provider Video Technology Group
Cisco

Travis Leo
Director
High Speed Internet Product Management
Qwest Communications