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Red Hat at MWC Barcelona 2024

2024年 2月 26日 - 2024年 2月 29日 Barcelona, Spain Fira Barcelona - Gran Via
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Cloud-native agility.

Carrier-grade reliability.

Visit Red Hat at booth 2F30.

Red Hat returns to MWC Barcelona. Connect with Red Hat to learn more about how our open source solutions empower service providers to:

  • Differentiate themselves with groundbreaking network services.
  • Move their data and workloads between clouds as business needs dictate.
  • Monetize their network innovation.

Red Hat’s commitment to our customers is strong and we provide a stable technology foundation as the global landscape evolves. Together with our partners, we build agile platforms that enhance customer experiences. We bring together your teams and technologies to accelerate 5G and edge innovation, unlocking new opportunities. And our leadership in open communities gives you a voice, so software is developed around your needs.

MWC Barcelona 2024 newsroom

Red Hat will be sharing news about the future of 5G, sustainability and
service provider's role in delivering AI at the edge. If you'd
like to learn more, visit our MWC Barcelona 2024 newsroom.


Meet with Red Hat experts

Discuss the latest innovations and telco announcements by scheduling 1:1 time with Red Hat subject matter experts and executives, like:

Ben Panic, Vice President, Global Sales - Telco CoE

Francis Chow, Vice President & GM, In-Vehicle OS and Edge

Gino Grano, Vice President, Americas, Telco, Media & Entertainment Sales

Jens Kuehner, Senior Telco Sales Manager, EMEA

And more!


Connect with Red Hat by attending one of our speaking sessions at MWC Barcelona 2024

Go Cloud or Go Home!

Tues. 27 Feb: 11:00-11:45

Stage B

Red Hat’s Honoré LaBourdette, Acting SVP, Global Telco, VP, Telco, Media & Entertainment Ecosystem, moderates this session, exploring the strategic approach required for a cloud-native future.

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5G vs. Wi-Fi: What do we actually need for scalable, real private wireless?

Wed, 28 Feb: 13:15-14:15

Stage A

Join Red Hat’s Kelly Switt, Global Head of Intelligent Edge, on this exploration of essential digital transformation in Industry 4.0.

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Prioritising Purpose Driven Networks

Wed, 28 Feb: 14:45-15:45

Stage B

Red Hat’s Rimma Iontel, Chief Architect, Telco, Media & Entertainment, joins a panel to discuss how 5G, Cloud, AI, network functions virtualization (NFV), software-defined networking (SDN) and other technologies are being integrated to mitigate the carbon footprint of the industry and enable energy efficient infrastructure.

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IOWN for the Evolution of Mobile Networks

Thurs, 29 Feb: 10:00-11:30

Partner Theatre 6

Red Hat’s Chris Wright, SVP & CTO, joins IOWN Global Forum’s other technical leaders to present an overview of IOWN Global Forum's Open APN and explain how this new network will contribute to the evolution of RANs and multiaccess edge computing (MEC.)

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Arriving in Barcelona early?

Connect with Red Hatters at the Mobile Ecosystem Forum.  

Telco Innovation at the Edge: NaaS/MEC/APIs

Sun. 25 Feb: 14:45-15:30

Casa Llotja de Mar, Edifici Llotja, Passeig d’Isabel II, 1 Barcelona, 08003 Spain

Red Hat's Hanen Garcia, Global Telco Solutons Manager, joins a discussion on the future of mobile networks.

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Diversity4Tech Roundtable

Kelly Switt will also be participating in the Diversity4Tech roundtable discussion:

Lighting the spark: Become a catalyst for change

Wed, Feb 28: 15:00-17:30

Attendance via invitation only


Our connected world is bringing us all closer together, presenting new opportunities for technology to impact our lives. Telecommunications service providers must transform their networks and operations to capture their share. Red Hat and our partners offer a comprehensive open telco cloud platform to help your business bring new services to market faster. Give your customers what they expect.

Check out our featured resources below to see how Red Hat’s open source platform and solutions are helping service providers around the world to take control of their transformation.


E-book: Reinventing telecommunications with open innovation


Red Hat strongly believes in the power of open source software combined with our technology partners’ innovative solutions. Together, we can be catalysts in transforming the telecommunications industry.  

We can provide the right solutions with the right partners at the right time to the many service providers planning to transform their networks and evolve their business.

Stop by our stand to:

  • Become familiar with our ecosystem of partners.
  • See how our joint solutions are meeting and exceeding market demands.
  • Learn how we’re helping reshape the telecommunications landscape.
  • See customer success stories and partner solutions featured all week.

Check out the highlights from MWC 2023


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