8th KuVS NGSDP Expert Talk

Competitive Service Delivery Infrastructures

Event date: 17 April 2013, Vodafone-Schulungszentrum, Königswinter, Germany

The 8th KuVS Fachgespräch NGSDP has been jointly organized with the 42. Meeting of the ITG Expert Group (Fachgruppe) 5.2.4 “IP and Mobility" on April 17, 2013. More than 20 experts joined the presentations and discussions hosted by Vodafone in their seminar center at castle Hirschburg in Königswinter near Bonn. Nine presentations were grouped into three sessions covering network architecture, service deployment and cloud computing. The network architecture session mainly covered the latest advanced in Software Defined Networking and network virtualization including the recently emerging discussion on network function virtualization. Service creation and deployment platforms (fixed and mobile incl. device to device) were featured in the service related session in addition to service enabling technologies such as caching in mobile networks. The last session focused on bringing the network and the data center community together with networked cloud computing and its performance analysis.

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Fraunhofer FOKUS

17 April 2013, Vodafone-Schulungszentrum, Königswinter, Germany

10:00 - 10:15 


  • Welcome
    A. Schulz, Vodafone
  • Overview over the Fachgespräch NGSDP/the ITG Fachgruppe 5.2.4
    T. Magedanz, W. Kellerer, D. Staehle
10:30 - 12:00 Session 1 

Network Architectures

(Chair: Axel Schulz)
  • Software Defined Networks - Virtualization and Telecom Clouds
    W. Häffner, Vodafone
  • SDN and NFV in fixed/mobile broadband access
    H.-J. Kolbe, D. Kutscher, NEC
  • SDN/Openflow Impacts on EPC Evolution
    J. Müller, D. Vingarzan, TUB/FOKUS

12:00 - 12:45 Lunch

12:45 - 14:00 Session 2

Service creation and deployment platforms

Chair: Thomas Magedanz
  • Flexible Service Ecosystems: The serviceplatform.org perspective
    J. Spillner, TU Dresden
  • Autonomous Application and Service Provisioning for Mobile Handsets
    T. Kärkkäinen, J. Ott, Aalto Uni, Helsinki
  • Economics of advanced HTTP Caching in eNodeBs
    C. Drechsler, G. Windisch, TU Chemnitz

14:00 - 14:30 Coffee

14:30 - 15:45 Session 3

 Data Centers & Clouds

Chair: Wolfgang Kellerer
  • Elastic Cloud
    T. Magedanz, TUB/FOKUS, F. Schreiner, FOKUS, Giuseppe Carella, TUB
  • Automatic Energy Efficiency Management of Data Center Servers Operated in Hot and Cold Standby and with Dynamic Voltage and Frequency Scaling
    P. J. Kühn, Universität Stuttgart
  • Reliability and Performance for OpenStack through SmartOS
    Daniele Stroppa, Andy Edmonds, Thomas Michael Bohnert, ZHAW

15:45 - 16:00 Closing