ONUG Partners

Media Partners
  • Datafloq


    Datafloq is the One-Stop Source for Big Data, offering information, insights, knowledge and opportunities to drive innovation with data. It is the best place to find talent, receive leads or share your knowledge with millions of users. Visit Datafloq.com today for more information.

  • Gestalt IT

    Gestalt IT

    Gestalt IT creates and shares content for IT practitioners, helping them to keep up to date and see what’s coming next. This includes articles, whitepapers, ebooks, videos, and podcasts. We share our work on our website, social media, mailing list, and other channels. Gestalt IT works with technology companies to support their content marketing efforts. We cultivate a network of IT experts and influencers to write and record blogs, whitepapers, ebooks, podcasts, and more. Our Field Day events feature in-person client presentations, recorded live and shared with IT practitioners around the world.

  • SDxCentral


    SDxCentral is a B2B tech media company focused exclusively on delivering news, research, and analysis on software-defined Infrastructure markets. We enable network and datacenter architects and operators — as well as investors, analysts, and industry observers — to navigate a constantly shifting IT landscape

  • Tech Field Day

    Tech Field Day

    Tech Field Day brings together innovative IT product vendors and independent thought leaders to share information and opinions in a presentation and discussion format. Independent bloggers, freelance writers, and podcasters have a public presence that has immense influence on the ways that products and companies are perceived and by IT practitioners. The world of media has changed, with social media and blogging gaining special importance. Tech Field Day is an opportunity for tech companies and independent writers to meet, update and discuss products and form new communications. We provide a valuable forum for engagement, education, hands-on experience, and feedback for vendors.

  • TechTarget | SearchSDN.com

    TechTarget | SearchSDN.com

    SearchSDN.com is dedicated to helping with SDN transitions, including covering important tech topics like SD-WAN, SDN controllers, network functions virtualization, APIs in SDN, and much more, to help you reap the benefits. Get access to our expert articles, tips, tutorials and other editorial resources now.

  • Telecoms.com


    Telecoms.com is a highly respected and independent news portal covering the latest technological advancements and market trends, focusing on the key business and technology issues facing the industry today. Its impartial investigation of industry activity is supplemented by regular in-depth features, executive interviews and opinion pieces, which have made Telecoms.com the place for communications professionals to consume in-depth information covering hot topics such as: Digital Transformation, 4G/5G, AI, IoT, NFV, SDN, Security, VR/AR and much more. More than 85,000 unique global communications professionals interact with Telecoms.com each month through site visits, video views, white paper downloads, webinar registrations and podcast streams. Another 47,500 subscribe to Telecoms.com’s popular daily newsletter. Our annual awards show ‘The Global Telecoms Awards’ shine a spotlight on the industry’s most innovative companies and recognise innovation and excellence across the board. For more information contact Marketing@telecoms.com or visit www.telecoms.com

  • VMblog.com


    VMblog.com provides its audience with the latest announcements covering virtualization, cloud, containers, and software-defined technologies. At a high level, it offers decision makers with the information they need to make sound purchasing decisions, and it also provides administrators, system architects, IT managers and C-level management the best place to go to quickly get the latest breaking news and in-depth coverage of issues, trends, people, events, reports and products that span modern data center technologies. VMblog has also proven to be a great resource to find relevant whitepapers, books, videos, webinars and events all in one location.

Research Partners
  • 451 Research

    451 Research

    451 Research is a preeminent information technology research and advisory company. With a core focus on technology innovation and market disruption, we provide essential insight for leaders of the digital economy. More than 100 analysts and consultants deliver that insight via syndicated research, advisory services and live events to more than 1,000 client organizations in North America, Europe and around the world. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in New York, 451 Research is a division of The 451 Group. Learn more.

  • ACG Research

    ACG Research

    ACG Research is an analyst and consulting firm that focuses on the service providers’ networking and the telecom industry. We are boutique firm; our smaller size allows our analysts, who have advanced academic degrees and extensive business experience in the service provider and vendor spaces, to focus on all sectors of the telecom industry. This approach enables us to deliver a more customized consulting experience for our clients around the globe.

    Using disciplined methodology, we provide our clients with best-in-class quantitative market sizing in numerous technology segments, business case analysis and custom consulting projects and research.

    Learn more: acgcc.com

  • Moor Insights & Strategy

    Moor Insights & Strategy

    Moor Insights & Strategy is a unique technology industry analyst and disruptive strategy firm dedicated to advising, researching, problem-solving, and communicating at the ecosystem intersections inside and between the client, infrastructure and content. Ecosystems include the hardware, software, content, and services required to deliver a holistic solution.

    Recognized by clients, the media, and analyst peers as experts in software defined products, server architecture, networking, datacenters, hyperscale architectures, and the Internet of Things, Moor Insights & Strategy brings executive experience in marketing, research, strategy, and product management to help clients solve their most difficult problems.

  • Ovum


    Ovum is a market-leading data, research and consulting business focused on helping digital service providers and their technology partners thrive in the connected digital economy. We create business advantage for our customers by providing actionable insight to support their business planning, product development and go-to-market initiatives.

Industry Partners
  • Carrier Ethernet Group

    Carrier Ethernet Group

    The Carrier Ethernet Group has become THE definitive forum for savvy telecom professionals to share resources, insights, & best-practices to become top practitioners in the field. It is an independent collection of over 11,500+ industry professionals from over 140 countries and 3,128+ companies, whose goal is to advance their collective understanding of the technology, strategy, and business aspects of architecting and designing modern packet networks, and to progress the telecom and networking industry as a whole.

    The Group’s membership represents all aspects of the networking/telco eco-system and all-levels of involvement – executive management, engineering management, senior network architects, senior operations engineers, senior hardware and software engineers, field engineering, testing, product management, product marketing, sales engineering, network design consultants, field staff, industry analysts, media experts, researchers, faculty, and students from around the world.

    The Group is moderated and managed by Dr. Vishal Sharma, Principal at Metanoia, Inc., a recognized networking & telecom expert who is called upon by clients across the telecom ecosystem for his deep technology, systems, and strategy guidance.

  • Cloud Security Alliance

    Cloud Security Alliance

    The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment. CSA harnesses the subject matter expertise of industry practitioners, associations, governments, and its corporate and individual members to offer cloud security-specific research, education, certification, events and products. CSA’s activities, knowledge and extensive network benefit the entire community impacted by cloud — from providers and customers, to governments, entrepreneurs and the assurance industry — and provide a forum through which diverse parties can work together to create and maintain a trusted cloud ecosystem.

  • HackerNest


    HackerNest is an international nonprofit uniting local tech communities through unpretentious Tech Socials, hackathons, Tech Expos and Job Fairs. Our relaxed, down-to-earth events attract a diverse and highly technical membership.

  • IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference

    IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference

    At the IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference (WIE ILC, 21-22 May 2018 in San Jose, CA) attendees will have the opportunity to create communities that fuel innovation, facilitate knowledge sharing and provide support through highly interactive sessions designed to foster discussion and collaboration. WIE ILC focuses on providing leading-edge professional development for mid-level and senior women.



    NYETM – The NYETM fosters innovation in the NY enterprise technology ecosystem through promoting early stage technology companies, supporting entrepreneurs, educating companies on how to work with enterprises, and creating an environment where entrepreneurs, investors, and businesses can all network and learn from one another. Join our meetup today.



    Founded in 2016 by Christian Koch and David Temkin, NYNOG is an organization for Networking and Technology Professionals in the New York City Metro and Tri-State Area. Our goal is to provide educational programs and events for those looking to further network innovation, learn about networking technologies, as well as to meet and build relationships with fellow professionals. We host multiple small-events throughout the year as opposed to one or two big events, giving attendees a more intimate opportunity to learn and network with others.

  • SIM


    Since 1968, SIM has inspired the minds of the most prestigious IT leaders in the industry. Highly regarded as the premier network for IT leadership, SIM is a community of thought leaders who share experiences and rich intellectual capital, and who explore future IT direction.

    More than 3,500 peers have already begun deriving value from SIM — including CIOs, senior IT executives, prominent academicians, consultants, and other IT leaders.

  • The Telecom Council

    The Telecom Council

    The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley is Where Telecom Meets Innovation. We connect the companies who are building communication networks, with the people and ideas that are creating it – by putting those companies, research, ideas, capital, and human expertise from across the globe together in the same room. Last year, The Telecom Council connected over 2,000 executives from 1,000 telecom companies and 50+ fixed and wireless carriers across 40 meeting topics. By joining, speaking, sponsoring, or simply participating in a meeting, there are many ways telecom companies of any size can use the Telecom Council network. For more information visit www.telecomcouncil.com.

  • WITI (Women in Technology International)

    WITI (Women in Technology International)

    WITI Summit, June 10-12, 2018, San Jose 

    The WITI Summit, June 10-12, 2018 in San Jose, is the premier global event for women in technology, held in the heart of Silicon Valley.  Executives, entrepreneurs and technology thought leaders from around the world convene to build and expand strong connections in a welcoming environment and to foster women’s success in all technology related fields and organizations. 1,800+ attendees from 6 continents. Use code WOMEN for $200 discount off the prevailing cost of a 3-day pass.  www.witi.com/summit


  • Work-Bench


    Work-Bench – Work-Bench is an enterprise technology venture fund in New York City. Our mission is to connect the top enterprise startups with forward-thinking Fortune 500s, to disrupt enterprise technology. Our startups are building game-changing technologies in areas such as big data and advanced analytics, warehouse computing, devops, data-defined security, HR and more. Work-Bench is building a home for our #nextgenterprise community of enterprise startups, technologists, corporations and more in New York City.