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LHCONE Washington Meeting Make Progress

Lots of excellend discussion in this well attended meeting that made a lot of progress. (... more follows ...)

Submitted by David Foster on Tue, 06/14/2011 - 19:54

World Internet and Mobile Traffic Estimates

I think this paper from CISCO contains some interesting information worth sharing here. Not directly related to LHCONE it is relevant when considering how the commercial and R&E networking is expanding.

Submitted by David Foster on Sat, 06/11/2011 - 12:50

GLIF On Open Networks and Open Exchanges

A new paper on open networks for open science has been published on the GLIF site

Submitted by David Foster on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 08:49

ASPIRE looks to the future

The GEANT activity, called ASPIRE led by TERENA looks at the future directions in R&E Networking. This is my presentation on Dynamic Lightpaths and Open Exchanges.

Submitted by David Foster on Tue, 05/24/2011 - 05:59

Open Access needs Open Exchanges

As we move towards a global principle of putting the best minds in contact with the best information we need also to look at how make that happen in the network. Open exchanges allow a dynamic and organic growth of network capabilities, as quickly as possible, by eliminating the "middle man" and creating the possibility for network communities, and the users they serve, to directly implement innovative solutions.

Submitted by David Foster on Wed, 05/18/2011 - 12:10

Interesting Background on Network Virtualisation


I came across this and thought it an interesting basic background paper including Openflow.

Submitted by David Foster on Wed, 05/04/2011 - 16:40

US Prepares LHCONE Summit


Summary from Eric Boyd follows ......

Submitted by David Foster on Tue, 05/03/2011 - 09:16

New case for LHCONE - MIT/CNAF traffic?

Some new traffic patterns identified as transfers between CNAF and MIT are able, together with the existing traffic, to saturate the transatlantic IP circuit as shown below. This is another indication of the general trend for which LHCONE is conceived, to offload general purpose IP and to provide high capability between collaborating sites.

Manlan - CNAF

Submitted by David Foster on Fri, 04/29/2011 - 11:22


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