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ADVANCING USER EXPERIENCES BY BRIDGING THE CLIENT, CLOUD, AND NETWORK ECOSYSTEMS

RESEARCH • INITIATIVES • DEVELOPMENT • SOLUTIONS

THE INTERNATIONAL FUTURE COMPUTING ASSOCIATION

TIFCA is a non-profit network of technology, media, and standards organization thought leaders that share common interests.  Our mission is to develop frameworks and initiatives that enable technology adoption.

Together we:

  • Learn what users need from their technologies, products, and experiences
  • Identify challenges that could delay adoption of new technologies
  • Collaborate on solutions through the CORA ecosystem
The International Future Computing Summit: Educators, Innovators, Leaders

OUR ECOSYSTEM

CORA (Create Once Reach All) is an ecosystem of supportive technologies, methods, and frameworks that deliver the same digital content across multiple platforms and devices. The CORA ecosystem works to deliver content in its ideal form by leveraging client device, cloud service, content development, and network ecosystems.

FROM CLIENT TO CLOUD TO NETWORK

PC • Mobile • Console • Streaming
Cloud Service Providers (CSP) • Edge • 5G • Broadband • Telecom
CPU • GPU • Infrastructure • ISV • IHV
Platforms • OS • Metaverse • Security
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) • Game Engines and Development
Collaboration Tools • SAAS • Cloud Gaming • Streaming
Enterprise • Healthcare • Education • Entertainment

Examples of the CORA Create Once Reach All Ecosystem include Client, Cloud, Network, PC, Mobile, Console, Streaming, Cloud Service Providers (CSP), Edge, 5G, Broadband, Telecom, CPU, GPU, Infrastructure, ISV, IHV, Platforms, OS, Metaverse, Security, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), Game Engines and Development, Collaboration Tools, SAAS, Cloud Gaming, Streaming, Enterprise, Healthcare, Education, Entertainment.

THE TIFCA COMMUNITY

  • A collaboration history with 50+ leading organizations
  • Relationships with standards, trade groups, and companies from around the globe
  • Virtual member meetings that drive research, white papers, and framework development
  • Annual summit event supported by global media references and credits
  • Helps accelerate technology adoption
  • Participants meet potential new partners and customers
  • Shared discovery of challenges and collaborative solutions
  • Top level insights and education
  • Seen as industry leaders
TIFCA Meeting

OUR USER EXPERIENCE GOALS

Users want the ability to access their content at any time, from any place, and on any device. To help contribute to this ideal, TIFCA is focusing on the following priorities:

  • Improving on-demand access and reliability of user content by finding ways for the CORA ecosystem to scale more.
  • Enabling users to run a wider choice of content by making it easier to distribute computing services and capability.
  • Bringing affordability to users by adding more cost effectiveness to content and compute distribution.
  • Diversifying the choice of client devices and platforms by leveraging the capabilities of the client, cloud, and network ecosystems.
User Experience

TOOLBOX

  • Extensive and varied expertise in client, cloud, network, and related technologies
  • Ecosystem Initiative and Framework Development
  • Standards Organization Affiliation
  • Industry Association Cooperation
  • Industry Forums and Events
  • Customer Insights
TIFCA's Toolbox

EVENTS

International Future Computing SummitREMOTE WORK AND PLAY
Client, Cloud, Network:
Building the Future of Computing Lifestyles Together
DECEMBER 6, 2022 (VIRTUAL)
@IFCSUMMIT,#IFCSUMMIT

The International Future Computing Summit

REGISTER

From client to cloud to the network between them, the International Future Computing Summit is the industry event that gathers market-leading innovators and influencers to discuss what’s next for users and the industry that supports them.

This year’s theme is Remote Work and Play, and the summit will focus on the industry’s future as well as its challenges and solutions for meeting the needs of employers, team leaders, and users wishing to engage and support this lifestyle.

Summit features include:

  • Industry-leading presentations
  • Discussion of latest products and technologies
  • Highlights of future trends

TOPICS & AGENDA

Topics and Agenda

  • Productive tools and technologies
  • Client, Cloud, Network perspectives
  • Effective leadership in the remote work era
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SPEAK!

International Future Computing Summit Speakers

  • Tools, technology, and service leaders
  • Computing lifestyle innovators
  • Analysts and consultants
CALL FOR SPEAKERS

PAST SUPPORTERS

Past supporters of the International Future Computing Summit

  • Technology and software innovators
  • Tools
  • Client, cloud, network
SUPPORT

ASSOCIATION NEWS

AMD Speaking at and Sponsoring the International Future Computing Summit

By TIFCA News

Join the remote work and play industry and CORA (Create Once Reach All) ecosystem at the 2022 virtual International Future Computing Summit on December 6, 2022. FREE registration at http://www.ifcsummit.com. SPACE IS LIMITED.

We are proud to announce that Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is a key sponsor for this year’s summit! Joining our client devices and ROBO (Remote Office Branch Office) panel is Justin Galton, Director of Worldwide Business Development. Justin leads worldwide commercial client business development, go-to-market and sell-out for AMD’s Commercial Client Business Unit. Justin is focused on acquisition and market share gains across all segments, and is highly involved with all major partnerships, including OEM, channel and ISVs. Read More

JPR Moderating Remote Play Panel at the International Future Computing Summit

By TIFCA News

Join the remote work and play industry and CORA (Create Once Reach All) ecosystem at the 2022 virtual International Future Computing Summit on December 6, 2022.  FREE registration at http://www.ifcsummit.com.  SPACE IS LIMITED.

To highlight the “Play” aspects of the Remote Work and Play industry, we’re going to have a stellar panel featuring Phil Eisler, Vice-President and General Manager of Nvidia GeForce Now, Tamar Shoham, CTO of Beamr, Bruce Grove, Vice-President and General Manager of Mythical Games, and Wanda Meloni, CEO of M2 Insights.

Leading this panel is none other than Omid Rahmat, Executive Vice President of Jon Peddie Research.  Omid has extensive experience and knowledge of the management of hardware and software companies in computer graphics, digital media, and mobile development. Beginning his career in computer graphics at SPEA Video Seven, an early leader in graphics boards. He has worked in digital media as CEO of Tom’s Hardware and co-founder of Breaking Muscle. In addition, he has held leadership positions at SaaS vendor Citrix Online and music app Tully. He has also worked as a consultant at Intel, Microsoft, Salesforce, Samsung, and Google. Read More

HP Speaking at and Sponsoring the International Future Computing Summit

By TIFCA News

Join the remote work and play industry and CORA (Create Once Reach All) ecosystem at the 2022 virtual International Future Computing Summit on December 6, 2022.  FREE registration at http://www.ifcsummit.com.  SPACE IS LIMITED.

We are proud to announce that HP (HP Anyware) is a key sponsor for this year’s summit!  Joining our client devices and ROBO (Remote Office Branch Office) panel is Tom Flynn, Chief Technologist For Cloud Clients at HP.  An industry veteran with over 35 years of experience, Tom was a founding member of the Compaq Professional Services organization meeting the needs of the financial sector. He is also the inventor of the HP Blade PC solution, he worked on virtual client solutions before the term Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) was adopted, built on-demand utility computing solutions, and invented pc sharing solutions for education. Read More

Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory Speaking at the International Future Computing Summit

By TIFCA News

Join the remote work and play industry and CORA (Create Once Reach All) ecosystem at the 2022 virtual International Future Computing Summit on December 6, 2022.  FREE registration at http://www.ifcsummit.com.  SPACE IS LIMITED.

Susie is going to give employer and team leader perspectives on the future of remote work and play. She brings over 25+ years of experience in project management involving customer engagement in various aspects of the entertainment hospitality arena. She is currently involved in many aspects of the hospitality and leisure industry that engages customer relations. Panasonic Hollywood Lab’s efforts provide sophisticated projection imaging to the themed entertainment industry and provides innovative and groundbreaking capturing and projection displaying technologies that enhance the customer experience. Susie also serves as Entertainment Development Council Member of the Urban Land Institute, the largest network of cross-disciplinary real estate and land use experts. Read More

Geogram Speaking at the International Future Computing Summit

By TIFCA News

Join the remote work and play industry and CORA (Create Once Reach All) ecosystem at the 2022 virtual International Future Computing Summit on December 6, 2022.  FREE registration at http://www.ifcsummit.com.  SPACE IS LIMITED.

Adding to the remote work collaboration tools discussions, Srinivas Krishna is the CEO and Founder of Geogram, an XR collaboration platform for venues and events.  He is also the founder of the augmented reality (AR) studio AWE Company. A recognized pioneer in mobile augmented reality, Srinivas has been developing patented AR technologies since 2011.  Prior to his entry into augmented reality and virtual reality, Srinivas produced internationally distributed feature films that premiered at the Toronto, Sundance and Cannes Film Festivals. Known for combining his creativity with executive ability, Srinivas leads the development of Geogram’s culture of innovation, its operations and continued growth. Read More

Jon Peddie Research Speaking at the International Future Computing Summit

By TIFCA News

Join the remote work and play industry and CORA (Create Once Reach All) ecosystem at the 2022 virtual International Future Computing Summit on December 6, 2022.  FREE registration at http://www.ifcsummit.com.  SPACE IS LIMITED.

Dr. Jon Peddie is one of the pioneers of the graphics industry, and formed Jon Peddie Research (JPR) to provide customers intimate consulting and market forecasting services. Peddie lectures at numerous conferences on topics pertaining to graphics technology and the emerging trends in digital media technology. Regularly credited as one of the world’s most influential analysts, he regularly advises investors in the GLG network, he is frequently quoted in trade and business publications, was the former president of Siggraph Pioneers, and he is also the author or co-author of twelve books. His most recent works include “Augmented Reality: Where we Will All Live” and “The History of Visual Magic in Computers”. Dr. Peddie has also been honored by the CAD Society with a lifetime achievement award. Read More

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TIFCA’S Client-to-Cloud Portal and Ecosystem Report Released

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