This plenary will be introduced by a brief welcome address:
- Geoff Bennett, Infinera (Platinum sponsor of TNC17)
Then two experts highlight the opportunities and challenges raised by new software-based routing concepts.
Bikash Koley shares with us Googleâ€™s experience of SDN in a fast-evolving and challenging environment, focusing on the flexibility and innovation allowed by the new technology. Bikash will do his presentation remotely from California.
â€˜â€™The IP/MPLS router is here to stayâ€™â€™ says Hannes Gredler. He will present both the working and non-working parts of contemporary router designs and offer alternative solutions for discussion.