Dr Freek Dijkstra

Freek  Dijkstra
NameFreek Dijkstra
OrganisationSURFsara
Job titleGroup lead Infrastructure Services Networking
BioFreek Dijkstra (PhD) leads the networking and datacenter group at SURFsara. While he is not busy migration compute facilities to a brand new datacenter, he tries to hand over control of the SURFsara network to it's users, including to third party applications, cloud provisioning systems, and bandwidth on demand software.
The topic of Dijkstra's PhD these was multi-domain, multi-layer network descriptions. As co-chair of the OGF NML working group (2009-2013), he turned these ideas into an open standard, called Network Markup Language (NML).
Freek Dijkstra is married, has two children, and plays board games in his spare time. Further information can be found at linkedin.com/in/freekdijkstra or macfreek.nl/freek.