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4th & 5th April 2019, Stockholm, Sweden

SIG-NGN is the Special Interest Group on Next Generation Networks.

This meeting is was the second meeting of the SIG and hosted by SUNET in Stockholm.

Brorsson [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

Theme

"whiteboxing" & "optical"

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Agenda (all times are in CET)

Thursday, 4th April

2018

2019 - "

Whiteboxing

White boxing"

TimeWhat's happening
09:00-12:00

GÉANT GN4-3 WP6 White boxing workshop

This is open to all SIG-NGN attendees

Coordinators:

Tim Chown (Jisc),

Xavier Jeannin (Renater), Ivana Golub (PSNC), Tim Chown (Jisc)

In this session we present the work ongoing in the new GÉANT GN4-3 project in the area of white boxing and P4, to solicit input and feedback from the SIG-NGN community on uses cases and services.

09:00-09:10Welcome and introductions - Ivana Golub, PSNC, GN4-3 WP6 co-leader
09:10-09:40White boxing
- rationale; early insights
  • Work planned within the GÉANT project (within WP6 Task 1)
    • Includes Tofino and FPGA platforms
  • Data plane programming
  • P4 - brief introduction
  • New uses: network
    for NRENs, where we are today, lessons learnt, uptake strategy - Xavier Jeannin, Renater
    09:40-10:20Work planned and use cases (including new services) within the GÉANT project - Xavier Jeannin, Renater and Christos Argyropoulos, GRNet
    10:20-10:40Coffee break
    10:40-10:50Data plane programming, status, uptake strategy - Xavier Jeannin, Renater
    10:50-11:10Designing a routing platform for the R&E academic community - Frédéric Loui, Renater
    11:10-11:30Network monitoring and security (DDoS mitigation)
  • Development of an R&E Network OS based on an open source platform
    • What features would we want? What could we build on?
  • Discussion around adoption of white boxing within the R&E communityUse cases,
    with P4 - Marco Savi, FBK
    11:30-12:30

    Lunch

    12:30-13:00Discussion around white box adoption (Updated)
    • Use cases, services, innovation, new features, concerns, ...
    • Uptake - quick-wins and challenges
    • How should we build a strong community around white boxing and data plane programming (inc. P4) ?
    12:00-13:00

    Lunch


    SIG-NGN
    13:00-13:
    30
    15Welcome & Introduction - Rob Evans, Jisc, Rudolf Vohnout, CESNET, Edoardo Martelli, CERN, Lars Fischer, NORDUnet, Jac Kloots, SURFnet
    13:
    30
    15-14:00"Whiteboxing at LINX" - Flemming Heino (LINX)
    14:00-14:
    30
    45"
    P4: Topic TBA
    A Plethora of P4 Particulars" - Aaron A. Glenn
    14:
    30
    45-15:
    0015:00-15:30
    30

    "P4-to-VHDL: How We Built the Compiler for FPGA Devices" - Pavel Benacek & Jan Korenek (CESnet). (Video P4-INT | IPv7 Demo )

    15:30-16:00Tea and coffee break
    16:00-16:
    3016:30
    45

    "FPGA and NPU technologies into our next generation production network" - Yatish Kumar (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)

    16:45-17:
    00 17:00-17:30
    30"ESnet6 High-Touch Services: Telemetry and Rate Monitoring." - Richard Cziva (ESnet)
    17:30-
    18:0018:00-19:30Pause19
    19:30Pause (or provide feedback at Menti.com67 00 73)
    19:30-20:30Meet for drinks on the roof top bar Urban Deli (pay for yourself).
    20:30Dinner
    (at own expense TBD
    at Urban Deli on Sveavägen 44 (Hosted by SUNET)

    Friday, 5th April

    2018

    2019 - "Optical"

    1000 12:30-
    TimeWhat's happening
    09:00-09:30SIG-NGN Steering Committee Catchup
    09:30-09: 10:00-10:30   10:30-11:0040Variable T/F Infrastructure and Testbed - Josef Vojtech (presented by Rudolf Vohnout), CESnet
    09:40-09:55"How to measure and analyze non-data applications in fibres?" - Jan Radil & Rudolf Vohnout (CESnet)
    09:55-10:45"Disaggregated optical systems" - Kent Lidström (Smartoptics)
    10:45-11:15 Tea and coffee
    11:0015-11:3045

    "GEANT lab automation and network evolution." - Guy Roberts (GÉANT)

    11:3045-12:00 "Optical time frequency: its a relative thing" - Guy Roberts (GÉANT)
    12:00-12:3045"OpenROADM Multi Service Agreements" - Rob Smets (SURFnet)
    12:3045-13:00

    Wrap up, Summary and Next Steps - Rob Evans, Jisc, Rudolf Vohnout, CESNET, Edoardo Martelli, CERN, Lars Fischer, NORDUnet, Jac Kloots, SURFnet

    ...and provide feedback at Menti.com 67 00 73

    13:00

    Finish