• ad1
  • ad3
  • s_0
  • s_3
  • s_6
  • s_7
  • aq1
  • s_10
  • s_13
  • s_14
  • s_19
  • s_20
  • ad5
  • ad6

2017 Call for Proposals

The following list of topics is not exhaustive and authors may propose other subjects in keeping within the thematic framework.

Abstracts must be submitted by email at: info@upperside.fr or remi.scavenius@wanadoo.fr

Deadline for turning in abstracts: August 31, 2016.

Segment Routing

  • MPLS instantiation of Segment Routing
  • IPv6 instantiation of Segment Routing (SRv6)
  • Domain wide global labels
  • Deployment reports
  • SR for data center
  • SR for Mobile aggregation
  • SR for 5G network
  • SR for Content networking
  • SR for Service Chaining
  • OAM for SR
  • Scalability
  • Core/SDN

NFV

  • Docker for optimization
  • CPE virtualization
  • PoCs reports
  • Orchestration
  • Mobility
  • Open source initiatives
  • OP-NFV
  • Service chaining
  • L4-L7 services
  • Gi LAN Services
  • Cloud Management
  • Virtual Network Infrastructure
  • VNF performance

SDN for service providers/carriers

  • SDN security for controllers and southbound interfaces
  • Intent-based northbound interfaces
  • OpenFlow-managed service function chaining and traffic steering
  • Common Information Model standardization
  • Network slicing
  • Transport
  • Ethernet
  • IP services
  • Scalability of centralized management
  • Scalability of virtualized network elements
  • SDN migration case studies
  • Cloud bursting
  • WAN

MPLS & SDN

  • IP/optical integration
  • Virtualized routers (vPE, vRR)
  • Path Computation Element
  • Standardization
  • MPLS interactions
  • IEEE DCB
  • MEF Dynamic Responsive Ethernet
  • OpenFlow impact
  • MPLS and SDN Use cases (BoD – Bandwidth on Demand, VM, DCN applications, SPIT)
  • Resiliency, Performance and High-Availability issues
  • Optical Networking
  • Service provider’s deployments reports
  • Access and Core: Packet Transport Technologies

Data center virtualization

  • Standardisation
  • Wan & virtualization
  • Ethernet virtual networks
  • NFV environments
  • Data center interconnection
  • Applications

I2RS

  • Service chaining
  • Security
  • I2RS in MBH
  • Applicability connection/network on-demand
  • Service topology