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Viodi View – 09/06/13

September 6, 2013
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An image from the 2013 Challenger Jamboree held at Moreland Little League.

The telecommunications traffic that traverses the fiber optic networks of rural telecom providers is secondary to the real value of locally-owned, telecom operators. The larger value these entities bring is the positive impact they have on their respective communities. Great bandwidth is a big part of that impact and is what is measured by Washington…

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Outstanding Sessions at 2013 Hot Interconnects Conference

August 28, 2013
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A slide that characterizes Internet outages.

Introduction: In its 21st year in Silicon Valley, the Hot Interconnects Conference addresses the state of the art and futre technologies used in Data-Center Networking. The high performance communications aspects are also of interest to the Supercomputing community. The 2013 Hot Interconnects Conference Program can be found here. We regret that we missed the first…

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Looking Ahead to the Wireless Future- Paul Jacobs at the CHM- Part II

August 18, 2013
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The TELiBrahma service is demonstrated and discussed at CES 2013.

Recap: Part I of this two-part article on Paul Jacobs’ talk at the Computer History Museum reviewed the history leading up to the CDMA standard and assessed where we are now in mobile communications. This second piece examines our wireless future and some of the research projects underway at Qualcomm. It also addresses the potential impact…

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Ciena and Research Network Partners Work to Make Carrier WAN-SDN Realizable

August 12, 2013
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Proof bed showing architecture to connect Cienna offices using the Internet2 and Starlight networks.

Introduction: Ciena has teamed up with three research networks to build the industry’s first SDN based carrier-WAN, which will be accessible “on demand” by researchers.  The venerable optical network equipment company is working with CANARIE, Internet2 and StarLight on this intriguing research project. Canarie Inc. is Canada’s advanced research network Internet2 is a university consortium…

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Arash Afrakhteh on How to Create a Successful Network Software Company

August 8, 2013
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Arash Afrakhteh

In 1993, Arash Afrakhteh immigrated to the U.S. from Iran to work at Microsoft. He initially felt like "a kid in a candy store," as a result of the stimulating intellectual environment, bright people, and excellent software tools at the software giant. Arash later worked at Apple, Broadbase Software and at Vertical Networks where he…

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