NANOG17 (October 3 - 5, 1999)
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Wed Jun 2 20:31:24 UTC 1999
NANOG will hold its 17th meeting in Montreal, Canada on October 3 - 5, 1999.
This we be our first truly North-American (i.e. not United States) meeting.
The local host for NANOG17 is Nortel Networks.
More information on the meeting and conference hotel is available at
Call for Presentations
NANOG invites presentations on backbone engineering, coordination, and
research topics. Presentations should highlight issues relating to technology
already deployed or soon to be deployed in core Internet backbones and
Previous meetings have included presentations on:
Backbone traffic engineering
Coordination of inter-provider QoS
Deployment experience with queueing disciplines (CAR, RED)
Inter-provider security and routing protocol authentication
Routing scalability in backbone infrastructures
Security issues for the Internet core
Routing policy specification and backbone router configuration
Building large-scale measurement infrastructure
Cooperative inter-provider caching
Alternatives to hot-potato routing
Recommendations on queue management and congestion avoidance
Experience with differentiated services
Reports from next-generation networks (Internet2, CA*net, etc)
Inter-domain multicast deployment
Backbone network failure analysis
Inter-exchange point updates
Tutorials have covered topics such as:
BGP case studies
Address allocation and renumbering
External route selection
IP multicast technologies
How to Present
Submit an informal one- or two-paragraph abstract describing the presentation
in email to nanog-support at nanog.org. The proposal should be submitted well in
advance of the conference. Notification of acceptance is rolling and is
usually provided one or two days after receipt of the abstract.
NANOG also welcomes suggestions/recommendations for tutorials, panels and
other presentation topics.
More information about the NANOG