A host of changing requirements to support new and emerging networking services has created two closely related approaches — software-defined networks and network function virtualization — that are major business drivers for the telecommunications industry. This talk will examine the architecture for both approaches and their specific abilities to meet changing network requirements.
Presenter: Dr. Kevin Ryan
Dr. Ryan is the director of the Network & Communication Management & Services master’s program at Stevens. He has significant research, product development and teaching experience from his career in AT&T Bell Labs/Lucent Technologies.
10 - 10:05 a.m.: Introduction
10:05 - 10:30 a.m.: Virtual lecture
10:30 - 10:40 a.m.: Overview of the Stevens NCMS program
10:40 - 11 a.m.: Q&A with audience