Relationships & Partnerships: GigaPoP Case Studies: Perspectives on Regional Technical Outreach
Time 10/03/01 01:15PM-02:30PM
The role of advanced regional network organizations, or gigaPoPs, as points of resource coordination and development of networking expertise among their constituencies is ever-expanding. Increasingly, members of networking communities within Internet2 are looking to gigaPoPs for guidance on appropriate technology development and deployment and as venues for peer-to-peer skills transfer. This session will feature several regional resource coordination initiatives and underscore the important role that gigaPoPs can play in supporting advanced networking for research and education.
Speaker Heather Todorov Internet2
Speaker Gary Crane SURA
Speaker Anne Dunford NYSERNet
Speaker Rick Summerhill Internet2
Speaker Michael Van Norman CENIC