Fearghas McKay (UKNOF), Mike Hughes (UKNOF)
Mr Keith Mitchell (UKNOF)
Ms Dawn Devonald (TalkTalk Group), Mr Ian Boothsman (Openreach)
Being a joint presentation from Openreach and TalkTalk Group with the aim of providing an update on the proof of concept trial being run from the end of August. The talk will provide an overview of the setup being tested and what questions we hope to answer along the way. Early findings may be included, but this will obviously be dependent on the amount of trial services made live by the...
Mr Greg Hankins (Alcatel-Lucent)
In this presentations we'll talk about the latest Ethernet developments that are bringing a variety of new technology to the market for different applications with speeds ranging from 2.5 GE to 400 GE. We'll take a look at the new 2.5 GE, 5 GE and 25 GE speeds, 2nd generation 40 GE and 100 GE, 400 GE and what's possible in the future.
Mr Dave Wilson (HEAnet)
The best presenters seem to be able to keep audiences fascinated. Is that just because they have great material to work with, or are there lessons we can all use in our presentations? We tend to learn by example, and that results in a particular style becoming the norm in a given environment. What are the risks of deviating from that norm, and is it worth trying? The areas we'll cover...
Mr Matthew Walster (Fastly)
van Mook Remco (Individual)
The 1000 Dollar Internet Exchange Remco van Mook
Mr Keith Mitchell (SMOTI Enterprises)
The UK has for 2 decades been world-leading in Internet Exchange innovation, operations and governance, home to some of the largest and best run IXPs globally. This has not been without a few bumps along the way however, and the count of failed exchanges to date is higher than the successful ones. This talk reviews the history and some experiences of the various more or less well-conceived...
Denesh Bhabuta (UKNOF), Mr Keith Mitchell (UKNOF)
2015 has been another busy year at UKNOF. This presentation, prepared for the UKNOF AGM, gives a brief overview of UKNOF's operations, visibility into its governance and finances, and what we have achieved in the past 12months.
Mr Sykes Phil (Google)
A look inside four generations of Google's datacentre network A presentation of 10 years of evolution of warehouse-scale datacenters at Google, and some tales from the SDN coalface.
Mr David Rothera (Facebook)
Want to learn how Facebook operates their global network to support more than 1.3 billion users? We will be describing the technologies and methods we use to manage Facebook's production network. The neteng org at Facebook has built/leverage several systems for managing and operating the production network, including an audit framework, alarms daemons, drainers, and an automatic remediation...
Mr Nigel Titley (Easynet)
Mr Ray Bellis (Internet Systems Consortium)
ISC is using visualisations derived from RIPE Atlas data to analyse the effectiveness of F-root's existing peering and transit arrangements and to plan for future sites. The presentation will include details of how this analysis has already led to some changes in our network configuration. If possible it will be accompanied by a live demonstration of "before and after" visualisations...
Mr Peter Hessler (OpenBSD)
In the battle against Spam, many mail server admins collect and distribute IP addresses of systems that send them Spam. However, distribution of these lists are traditionally limited to 2 methods. * is periodically downloading this list from a source, usually a web server often causing massive load and slowness at the top of the hour. * is a real-time lookup against an external...
Laurance Dine (Verizon), Mr Robert Lee (Verizon Global Wholesale)
Verizon’s DBIR remains the principal research report of its kind and this year it delves into data from over 2,000 confirmed breaches and almost 80,000 security incidents. Verizon has analysed data from 61 countries provided by 70 law enforcement and other security organisations. In analysing all this data, the DBIR identifies nine attack patterns that describe the vast majority of threats and...
Mr Trefor Davies (Lonap)
Mr Cristian Sirbu
Mr Tom Bird (Portfast Ltd)
Jim Reid (RTFM)