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NANOG Meeting Presentation Abstract

Capacity Planning Panel
Meeting: NANOG52
Date / Time: 2011-06-15 9:30am - 10:30am
This item is webcast
Room: Grand Ballroom
Presenters: Moderators:

Vishal Sharma, Metanoia

Vishal Sharma is a seasonsed international technologist, telecom industry expert, and entrepreneur with 20 years of experience spanning consulting, industry, academia, labs., and research. He currently serves as a Principal at Metanoia, Inc., a niche Bay-area consultancy, overseeing it's consulting activities to clients across the telecom ecosystem (spanning chip/semi-conductor companies, system vendors, operators/carriers, technology houses, and telecom software and tool companies) <br> Over the last decade and a half, Vishal has been involved in IP network- and IP switch/router- architecture, design, analysis, and prototyping, and has also directed advanced data network research. His work has spanned the design and architecture of high-speed switch/routers, the development of advanced switching and QoS schemes for IP-based networks, devising connection and flow-control protocols for very high-speed networks, network planning and traffic engineering algorithms and best-practices, and the development and standardization of generalized multi-protocol label switching (MPLS) signaling and routing techniques as a key contributor to 10 issued RFCs. He has 8 issued patents in the areas of MPLS recovery, high-speed router architectures, switch scheduling, optical routing, and the IP control of multi-layer networks. <br> He has developed and delivered advanced industry workshops, keynotes, and lectures on IP network design and QoS, IP traffic engineering practices and principles, modern IP Virtual Private Networks, and Metro/Carrier Ethernet network design best-practices. Together with his team, he has provided inputs to operator customers on 4 continents, in areas such as network design and planning, IP services evolution, metro/core network design, & wireless backhaul technologies, and prior customers have included ETSA Telecom, Australia, AT&T/SBC, MTNL, Reliance, France Telecom/Orange, and Covad, among others. He delivered a well-received keynote at SANOG9 in Colombo, SriLanka titled "Network Planning and Design: An Art or a Science?". <br> He serves on the Scientific Committee of the MPLS & Ethernet World Congress, a premier gathering for IP/MPLS practitioners, and has Chaired it's signature debate for several years, and is on the Committees of FutureNet, iPOP, and a number of international conferences. He has been a Guest Editor of 4 Feature Topic Issues of the IEEE Communications Mag. (IEEE's most widely-read journal, going to over 50,000+ professionals) on: OAM in MPLS networks, inter-provider QoS, advances in IP VPNs, and next-generation Carrier Ethernet transport. <br> He earned his B. Tech (EE'91) from IIT Kanpur, and MS (Signals & Systems'93), MS (Computer Engineering'93), and Ph.D. (ECE'97), from UC Santa Barbara. <br> More details can be found at http://www.metanoia-inc.com/company/our_team.html, and he can be reached at [email protected]
Panelists:

Arman Maghbouleh, Cariden

Arman Maghbouleh serves as the President of Cariden Technologies where he works with network operators to develop traffic management solutions. Arman has extensive experience in network design consulting and tools development, including stints at Apple Computer, Fidelity Investments and Advanced Telecommunications Research Laboratories.

Dave Wang, Wandl

Dave Wang is the President and one of the founders of WANDL, Inc., where he has been a major contributor to the design and development of the product suites through the course of working closely with global Tier 1 Service Providers and Carriers. Prior to this, he worked at AT&T Bell Laboratories and Bellcore. Dave holds a B.S. in mathematics from National Taiwan University and a Ph.D. in mathematics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Duke Fisher, Verizon Business

Duke has worked for Verizon since 1997 and is the lead engineer for their Traffic Engineering team. He works with Verizon's enterprise networks providing data services to government and corporate customers. Duke's focus is on the network design, modeling, and traffic engineering of Verizon's global backbone network.

Thomas Lundstrom, Qwest

Thomas Lundstrom - Staff Engineer at Qwest Communications<BR> <BR> Tom has worked at Qwest Communications (now Century Link) since 2000 and is one of the organization's innovators in backbone planning and design, traffic forecasting, resiliency assessment, and simulation.
Abstract: The Panel will consist of Capacity Planning tool Users and Vendors.
Files: youtubeCapacity Planning Panel
pdfFisher(PDF)
pdfLundstrom-Cap-Plan-Panel-Qwest(PDF)
Sponsors: None.

Back to NANOG52 agenda.

NANOG52 Abstracts

  • NOGLab
    Sponsors A10 Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, ARRIS, and Comcast.
  • Opening Remarks
    Speakers:
    David MeyerCisco/UO and Chair, NANOG Program Committee; .
    James TindallAlcatel-Lucent; .
  • Opening Remarks
    Speakers:
    David MeyerCisco/UO and Chair, NANOG Program Committee; .
    James TindallAlcatel-Lucent; .
  • World IPv6 Day Experiences
    Moderators:
    Phil RobertsInternet Society; .
    Panelists:
    Igor GashinskyYahoo!; .
    Patrick GilmoreAkamai; .
    John BrzozowskiComcast; .
    Jon WoolwineCisco; .
  • World IPv6 Day Experiences
    Moderators:
    Phil RobertsInternet Society; .
    Panelists:
    Igor GashinskyYahoo!; .
    Patrick GilmoreAkamai; .
    John BrzozowskiComcast; .
    Jon WoolwineCisco; .
  • World IPv6 Day Experiences
    Moderators:
    Phil RobertsInternet Society; .
    Panelists:
    Igor GashinskyYahoo!; .
    Patrick GilmoreAkamai; .
    John BrzozowskiComcast; .
    Jon WoolwineCisco; .
  • World IPv6 Day Experiences
    Moderators:
    Phil RobertsInternet Society; .
    Panelists:
    Igor GashinskyYahoo!; .
    Patrick GilmoreAkamai; .
    John BrzozowskiComcast; .
    Jon WoolwineCisco; .
  • World IPv6 Day Experiences
    Moderators:
    Phil RobertsInternet Society; .
    Panelists:
    Igor GashinskyYahoo!; .
    Patrick GilmoreAkamai; .
    John BrzozowskiComcast; .
    Jon WoolwineCisco; .
  • NOGLab
    Sponsors A10 Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, ARRIS, and Comcast.
  • NOGLab
    Sponsors A10 Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, ARRIS, and Comcast.
  • Track: ARMD
    Speakers:
    Benson SchliesserCisco Systems, Inc.; .
  • Capacity Planning Panel
    Moderators:
    Vishal Sharma, Metanoia; Panelists:
    Arman Maghbouleh, Cariden; Dave Wang, Wandl; Duke Fisher, Verizon Business; Thomas Lundstrom, Qwest;
  • Capacity Planning Panel
    Moderators:
    Vishal Sharma, Metanoia; Panelists:
    Arman Maghbouleh, Cariden; Dave Wang, Wandl; Duke Fisher, Verizon Business; Thomas Lundstrom, Qwest;
  • Capacity Planning Panel
    Moderators:
    Vishal Sharma, Metanoia; Panelists:
    Arman Maghbouleh, Cariden; Dave Wang, Wandl; Duke Fisher, Verizon Business; Thomas Lundstrom, Qwest;
  • Capacity Planning Panel
    Moderators:
    Vishal Sharma, Metanoia; Panelists:
    Arman Maghbouleh, Cariden; Dave Wang, Wandl; Duke Fisher, Verizon Business; Thomas Lundstrom, Qwest;
  • Capacity Planning Panel
    Moderators:
    Vishal Sharma, Metanoia; Panelists:
    Arman Maghbouleh, Cariden; Dave Wang, Wandl; Duke Fisher, Verizon Business; Thomas Lundstrom, Qwest;

 

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