Date
Nov. 3, 2003 – Nov. 4, 2003
Registration

Nov. 3, 2003 – Nov. 4, 2003

Proposal submission

Nov. 3, 2003 – Nov. 4, 2003

Location
Lissabon, Portugal
Host IXP(s)
GIGAbit Portuguese Internet eXchange

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Hotel Information

Hotel Villa Rica

Avenida 5 de Outubro, 295, 1600-035 Lisbon, Portugal

 

 


Venue Information

LNEC congress centre
LNEC campus
Avenida do Brasil
Lisbon, Portugal

The closest airport to the hotel is Humberto Delgado Airport, a 10-minute taxi ride away. The hotel is also close to the Entre-Campos railway station and the Metro station (3 minutes walking). 

My Proposals

Nov. 3, 2003

09:00 – 10:30

Registration and socialising

10:30 – 10:45

Official welcome

  • Introduction from Euro-IX
  • Introduction from GigaPIX(FCCN)
  • Explanation of Forum Programme
  • Update since 2nd Euro-IX Forum


10:45 – 11:30

Introductions from all member IXPs

Identification of problems/issues within IXPs


11:30 – 11:45

5th Euro-IX General Meeting - Part 1

  • Last call for Executive Board Nominees
  • Opening
  • Members willingness to have an 'open' meeting
  • Agenda approval
  • 4th GM Minutes approval
  • Adjourn General Meeting until Day 2


11:45 – 12:15

Coffee Break

12:15 – 13:15

Keynote Presentation by Bill Norton of Equinix

"Observations of an Exchange Point Operator" Encouraging IXPs to be more proactive about peering - not just with policy but with practical support for peering.


13:15 – 14:45

Lunch - Sponsored by Cisco Systems

14:45 – 15:30

General IXP issues workshop - Christian Panigl & Mike Hughes

  • Route server
    • Update on beta tests of route-server feature set on Quagga-SW
    • Who is using or planning to use a route server?
  • Anti DDoS
    • LINX White Paper on DDoS Defense
    • Experience with Riverhead Guard within ACOnet
    • Who is using or planning to use AntiDDoS gear/measures?
  • Multi-port connected customers
    • Which methods are offered/used at various IXPs?
  • Securing IXP infrastructure
    • Trying to collect info for a BCP on IXP port security.


15:30 – 16:30

Regulatory issues workshop

  • Presentation by Leo Koolen of the European Commission
  • Euro-IX and Regulatory issues


16:30 – 17:15

Coffee Break

17:15 – 18:00

Cisco Systems Presentation

20:30 – 23:00

Cisco Systems sponsored dinner

  • Restauarant Agua e Sal
  • 1st floor of Oceanario complex


Nov. 4, 2003

09:15 – 10:15

IXP business workshop

  • IXP operational reviews
  • Business plan sharing
  • Staff loan Exchange
  • Benchmarking club


10:15 – 11:30

Euro-IX 5th General Meeting - Part 2

  • Re-open GM
  • Tax issue/member fees
  • Budget 2004
  • Standing down of Board members
  • Executive Board Elections
  • Aob
  • Closing


11:30 – 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 – 13:00

IXP customer view workshop

Nuna Vieira of NFSi and Lars-Mikael Jogbäck of Tele2/SWIPnet will share some insights from an IXP customer perspective.


13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 15:00

Further customer services

  • Focus on customer requirements
  • Pan-European customer panel
  • Generalised customer feedback mechanism


15:00 – 15:15

Closing of 3rd Euro-IX Forum

15:15 – 15:30

Coffee

15:30 – 18:30

Euro-IX IXP Tools Workshop

  1. Opening remarks
  2. Overview of developments in LINX
  3. Overview of developments at AMS-IX
  4. Presentation of UniVie/ACOnet/ZID "migration" from InetRover/WhatsUp to Nagios by Harald Michl
  5. Presentation of the MIX inter-provider traffic analyser
  6. Presentation on business tool development at Netnod
  7. BENTO update: see http://www.networksignature.com/products.html
  8. Other updates from Euro-IX members on network monitoring
  9. Closing panel discussion & questions from the audience
  10. Summing up


There are no presenters.

Monday Dinner

Restaurant ‘Agua e Sal’
Esplanada D. Carlos I
Oceanário de Lisboa (1st floor)
Parque das Nações