I-Light and Indiana GigaPOP Members Meeting Agenda

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Thursday, June 11

1pm Welcome to Indiana University
Marianne Chitwood, I-Light
1:15pm Cyberinfrastructure Initiative, OneOklahoma
Dr. Henry Neeman, University of Oklahoma
Learn how several institutions collaborate to provide research cyberinfrastructure (including, but not limited to, networking) across the state of Oklahoma.
2:30pm Break
2:45pm Advanced networking: The Science DMZ Architecture
Jason Zurawski, ESnet
Get an introduction to ESnet’s Science DMZ Architecture, a network design pattern that streamlines the process of science and improves outcomes for researchers. The design includes network monitoring concepts via the perfSONAR framework, as well as functional components used to manage security and the transfer of data. This design pattern has roots in high-speed networks at major computing facilities but is flexible enough to be deployed and used by institutions of any size.
4pm I-Light cloud services updates
Hear updates about Internet2 Net+, REN-ISAC, and Indiana Tech’s use of US Signal Cloud Hosting services
5pm Cocktail reception
Location: OVPIT suite (Room 301), Cyberinfrastructure Building
Welcome remarks by Brad Wheeler, IU vice president for IT and CIO
6pm Dinner
Location: Wrubel Commons, Cyberinfrastructure Building

Friday, June 12

8:30am Refreshments
9am NSF CC*IIE panel discussion
Brad Weaver, Wabash College and Tom Steffes, Earlham College
Wabash and Earlham Colleges won awards from the National Science Foundation under their CC*IIE program for campus network upgrades. Learn more about the proposal process and what these grants will fund on the Wabash and Earlham campuses.
10am Broadening the reach: NSF CC*DNI funding opportunities
Steve Wolff, Internet2 and Joe Lappa, I-Light
10:45am Break
11am Indiana’s Private Cloud
Rob Lowden, IU associate vice president for enterprise systems
11:30am IPv6 and how the Internet is held together
Steve Wallace, InCNTRE
Join this discussion on IPv6 happening under our noses and what it means for campuses. Additional topics include the Internet and how it is held together.
11:45am I-Light and Indiana GigaPOP updates
Joe Lappa, I-Light and Jeff Ambern, Indiana GigaPOP
12:30pm I-Light and GigaPOP: Going forward and wrap-up
Marianne Chitwood, I-Light
1pm Lunch
Boxed lunches provided