Future-Net 2008

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Session Title


IP/MPLS in Mobile Radio Access Networks

Nikhal Shah, David Sinicrope

Carrier Ethernet Services Overview: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4

Tom DiMicelli, Gary Leonard, Mike Lerer


David Christophe

Multicast in MPLS/VPLS Networks

Yakov Rekhter, Gary Leonard

Next Generation Ethernet

Monique Morrow, Santiago Alvarez

MPLS Inter-Carrier Interconnect

Hari Rakotoranto

Industry Forum Update: Part 1 Part 2

Andrew Malis, Mike Tighe

Underlying Business & IT Trends Driving the Growth of Ethernet and MPLS.

Mike Tighe

Communications Services Trends

Robin Gareiss

Enterprise Global MPLS Case Study: NetApp's Transition and Use of Global MPLS

Michael Morris

Global Enterprise Architecture: Trends and Observations

Fang Wu

Service Provider Choices for Ethernet Services

Andrew Malis

MPLS & Transport MPLS, What is the Difference?

Marc Lasserre

The Ethernet Infrastructure Toolkit

Dave Allan

MPLS + 802.1ah

Luyuan Fang

Radio in the Local Loop

William Flanagan

IPv6: Ready or Waiting?

John Curran, Todd Underwood, Norm Schillaci

All Meshed Up: How P2P, VOIP, SOA and SaaS Work with MPLS Architectures

Mike Morford

Rethinking the Internet Routing Architecture

Ron Bonica

The Data Center Revolution and Its Impact on Ethernet and MPLS

Kim Jones

Next Generation Networks Application-Driven Network Design

Carlos Urrutia-Valdes

The Role of MPLS Technology in the Evolution to 4G Mobile Networks

Douglas Hunt

Making MPLS VPN Management Scalable with Network-wide Traffic Analysis

Cengiz Alaettinoglu

Inter-Provider MPLS Solutions

Hari Rakotoranto

A Study of Video Over IP and the Effects on Broadband Architectures

Patrick Sims

Interdomain LDP-BGP VPLS Interworking

Amit Shukla

Deployment Architecture, Requirements and Solutions

Zafar Ali

Linking Current and Next-gen Networks to Deliver Triple-play Services

Ali Kafel

PBT: How Performance Testing Ensures Its Success

Mike Haugh

Ethernet Network Planning - A Multi-layer approach

Sukant Mohapatra

MPLS and VPLS - Deploying Solutions and not just Technology: Part 1 Part 2

Alla Reznik

Challenges for Strategic WAN Optimization/WAFS Deployment over MPLS VPNs

Peter Schmidt

Filling Bandwidth Gaps Among SMBs

Brett Theiss

Carrier-provided Services for Improving Application Performance

Rebecca Wetzel

Understanding the Impact of Change for MPLS-based Networks

Matt Gowarty

Negotiating and Implementing MPLS

John Lytle

Telepresence Case Study

Christophe D. Masiero

Enhancing Application Performance without More Bandwidth

Christophe Pereton

SAN Extension Services Leveraging Ethernet and MPLS

Kim Jones


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