Stanford Networking Seminar

12:15PM, Thursday February 24, 2011
Gates 104

Routers and Network Architecture for the Core of the Internet

David Ward
Juniper Networks

About the talk:
The presentation will discuss the future direction of core network architectures and core routers. There will be a discussion of the current state of technology research and it's applicability to building networking devices.

About the speaker:
Dave Ward is the CTO for Juniper’s Platform and Systems Group (SPG), as well as a Juniper Fellow working on the JUNOS operating system and next generation routing and switching systems across Juniper’s product portfolio. Dave speaks at NANOG, IETF, IEEE, RIPE and conferences on IP/MPLS routing, high availability, network design and systems software. Previously, Dave worked at Cisco Systems for 10 years where he was a Cisco Fellow, software architect for IOS-XR, and co-system architect of the CRS-1, CRS-3, ASR9000, and several service blades and line cards for routing products in Cisco’s Service Provider portfolio.