Spring 2007 Internet2 Member Meeting

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Building and Maintaining Regional Optical Networks

Time 04/25/07 08:45AM-10:00AM

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Session Abstract

Developing, deploying and maintaining advanced regional optical networks for the research and education community requires a high level of expertise. Optical networks require customized solutions, utilizing a wide spectrum of layer 1, 2 and 3 multi-vendor equipment, to achieve the dynamic and static wavelength services couple with enhanced IP capabilities to meet the requirements researchers as well as wide variety community participants. This session will offer the perspectives of the three Internet2 corporate members who provide professional services to support implementations through FiberCo. The four major steps of Planning, Deployment, Maintaining & Enhancing advance optical networks will be covered.


Speaker Jeff Verrant Ciena

Speaker Randy Brogle Level 3 Communications

Moderator Christian Todorov Internet2

Speaker Gregg Shepperd Fujitsu Laboratories of America

Speaker Jeff Marshall Ciena

Presentation Media

Secondary tracks Network Planning and Engineering

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