NetLdn #11 – 13/02/20

Location:

Upstairs @ The Wheatsheaf
25 Rathbone Place
Fitzrovia, W1T 1JB

Arrival from 1830hrs. 
Talks begin promptly at 1900hrs.

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/d/united-kingdom–london/netldn/

Talk 1: Automating your DC with Intent Based Networking (IBN)

This talks covers building your DC with IBN, augmenting IBN with Ansible, complex analytics, managing the hypervisor / ToR plumbing for NSX-T and Flow, extending micro segmentation policy to encompass bare metal machines and more!

Presenter: Andy Ford (Apstra)

Talk 2: Open Networking – What is it and should I care?

This talk covers tech details on what it can and can’t help with for network engineers from Pete Crocker who has 20 years in networking. A former SP backbone engineer, currently shilling for Cumulus Networks, and happily spending his days automating ALL THE THINGS!

Presenter: Pete Crocker (Cumulus)

NetLdn #9 – 12/12/19

Location:

Upstairs @ The Wheatsheaf
25 Rathbone Place
Fitzrovia, W1T 1JB

Arrival from 1830hrs 1800hrs
Talks begin promptly at 1900hrs 1830hrs. (December only)

RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/NetLdn/events/266775490/

1st Half of The Evening

Talk: Electromagnetic Field – Internet to a Hackercamp

David will talk about how the Electromagnetic Field network team brings the internet to and around remote fields for their biennial hackercamp/technology festival, a little bit about what you can expect at EMF 2020, and how to get involved.

Presenter: David Croft (@EMFNOC)

2nd Half of The Evening

Festive Merriment:

We’re leaving room for attendees to have extended festive socialising time at The Wheatsheaf before moving on to Trefbash, or staying at The Wheatsheaf if you prefer.

NetLdn #7 – 10/10/19

Location:

Upstairs @ The Wheatsheaf
25 Rathbone Place
Fitzrovia, W1T 1JB

Arrival from 1830hrs. 
Talks begin promptly at 1900hrs.

RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/NetLdn/events/265089848/

Talk 1: The Friend of My Friend is My Enemy

A case study of peering violations between providers.

PRESENTER: Steve CrutchlEY (@netquirks)

Talk 2: 6PE woes, SR arose, and other short stories

See how Claranet have battled with vendor limitations in 6PE, our decisions behind moving away from it, and what our motivating factors for SR MPLS are.

Presenter: SANDY BREEZE (@sanjmonkey)

NetLdn #6 – 12/09/19

Location:

Upstairs @ The Wheatsheaf
25 Rathbone Place
Fitzrovia, W1T 1JB

Arrival from 1830hrs. 
Talks begin promptly at 1900hrs.

RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/NetLdn/events/263577675/

Talk 1: Closed-Loop Automation for Networks

A general introduction of the closed-loop automation with the focus on the network operations. This is followed by a live demo of full device provisioning using closed-loop automation as an extension to ZTP.

PRESENTER: ANTON KARNELIUK (@ANTONKARNELIUK)

Talk 2: Project GOLF – Three years of EVPN in the datacenter

This talk charts the past three years of operating datacenters with EVPN/VxLAN with our own approach and software stack. We take you through the highlights and lowlights of our deployment and talk about the future. All in thirty minutes.

Presenter: David Freedman (@lochiI)

NetLdn #4 – 11/07/19

Location:

Upstairs @ The Wheatsheaf
25 Rathbone Place
Fitzrovia, W1T 1JB

Arrival from 1830hrs. 
Talks begin promptly at 1900hrs.

RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/NetLdn/events/262757078/

Talk 1: EVPN 101

One VPN to rule them all, one protocol to signal them and in the forwarding plane bind them..

Presenter: Mufaddal Presswala (Sky)

Talk 2: Building a Greenfield Fixed-Line Broadband Network in 2019

Building a greenfield broadband network with the latest technologies and architectural decisions based on past learnings.

Presenter: Richard Patterson (Sky)