Spring 2011 Internet2 Member Meeting

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Enabling Dynamic, Rapid & Cost-effective End-to-end Bandwidth Services in the Global Community: From Metro Edge to Water

Time 04/18/11 04:30PM-05:30PM

Session Abstract

With the growth of worldwide data traffic and the recent and ongoing expansion of optical capacity on multiple subsea fiber routes, the world is becoming increasingly connected. Social and content networks know no boundaries, and the broad adoption of cloud computing is also transforming the notion of fixed physical data centers to ones that exist in a virtual cloud. The underlying optical infrastructure supporting this traffic growth, similarly, needs to support the evolving needs of global connectivity. Different types of bandwidth services with different levels of service resiliency need to be turned up rapidly across multiple geographical domains, at economical cost points, while also maximizing network utilization and avoiding


Speaker Chris Liou Infinera Corporation

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Secondary tracks The Future: What's Next for the Net?

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