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

Hotel Information

Hotel Villa Rica

Venue Information

LNEC congress centre
LNEC campus
Avenida do Brasil
Lisbon, Portugal

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