[apops] SANOG 8 : Call for Papers (27 July - 4 August, 2006, Karachi)

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    • South Asian Network Operators Group
      27 July - 4 August 2006, Karachi, Pakistan
      
      Call for Papers
      http://www.sanog.org/sanog8/cfp.htm
      
      Deadline for proposals : 1 June 2006
      Acceptance Notification: 15 June 2006
      Paper Confirmation : 1 July 2006
      
      Please submit Online at https://submission.sanog.org/paper/
      
      The following is an open call for papers/presentations for the two-  day
      conference at the 8th South Asian Network Operators Group (SANOG)
      Meeting. Marketing and sales content in presentations is against the
      spirit of the SANOG and is strictly prohibited. Please respond to this
      call for papers/presentations by making submissions online at
      https://submission.sanog.org/paper/
      
      
      Tutorial Proposals
      
      Tutorial proposals are invited in the following general areas. Please
      feel free to propose additional ideas and topics. Tutorials generally
      are either half or full days.
      
      IP Core, BGP, MPLS, IPv6
      Data Center and Switching Technologies
      Voice Protocols, IP Contact Centers
      Security, IDS, DoS mitigation
      SAN & Virtualization
      Internet Exchange Point, transit & peering
      
      Conference Presentation
      
      The conference will be comprised of 6 session in two days, including the
      plenary. The tracks are for general ideas, and feel free to propose
      talks that you think are relevant to the operational and Internet
      research community. The topics given below are not exclusive.
      Presentations are expected to be 20-25 minutes long with technical
      content.
      
      
      Track 1: Network operations
      
      In this session we invite papers, reports and presentations from network
      operators, equipment vendors and academic institutions conducting
      network research on operational issues. Possible topics for this track
      are:
      
      Prevention and mitigation of Denial of Service attacks including
      intrusion
      Routing policies and architecture for scalable IP and broadband networks
      Data Center Management and Operations
      MPLS and QoS implementation experiences
      Traffic management and measurement
      Network migration issues (IPv4 to v6, Layer 2 to IP etc.)
      
      Track 2: Applications and Services
      
      This track will discuss various services that can be enabled on packet
      networks. Papers and presentations are invited from
      developers, operators, equipment vendors and research organizations on
      the following and related topics
      
      Voice and Multimedia over IP
      Managed network services including Security and VPNs
      Mail servers, SPAM prevention,
      Wireless Technology and Applications
      
      Track 3: Peering and IXP
      
      This is a new track at SANOG. This is to cater to the growing demand on
      the newly established Internet Exchange Points in the region. As local
      ISPs are going international, we would like to invite both regional and
      international experts to share their ideas and experience on these
      topics.
      
      Internet Exchange Points Operations
      Peering Techniques and Policies
      BGP Multihoming Techniques
      
      Track 4: Regional updates
      
      This track is fairly broad, and will include updates from ISPs, regional
      Internet exchanges, APNIC, routing table updates and such information
      that would be useful to the SANOG community.
      
      You are also welcome to submit proposals for BoFs, tutorials and other
      tracks.
      
      On behalf of
      Ananth Nagarajan, Program Chair - SANOG
      Sumon Ahmed Sabir, Program Co-Chair - SANOG
      and the SANOG Programme Committee