Switching Technologies

TrackTrack 1 (Auditorium 1)
DateTuesday, 18 September 2012
Time14:00 - 15:30
DescriptionEthernet has been the preferred and de-facto standard in LAN implementations. An extension to Ethernet known as Operations, Administration and Maintenance (OAM) is addressing carries need for a standard way for verifying service assurance in MAN and WAN. OpenFlow is a emerging new technology that could change the way we do networking. This session will present trials on Ethernet OAM carried out at G√ČANT networks, the integration av Ethernet OAM in OpenFlow at SARA and the status of the large OpenFlow testbed at OFELIA.