Use this free scheduler to get an overview of all of the sessions available or to find specific sessions, speakers and special events for this year's conference.
By signing up for the Scheduler, you can add sessions to your "Favorites" and develop your own personalized schedule for Interop Las Vegas 2016. This personalized schedule will be synced with the official Interop Mobile App.
Please note: Registration accounts are separate from Session Scheduler. Even if you've registered, you will need to create a Scheduler account.
Network operators are fed up with vendor lock-in and proprietary products that boast openness when they are not in fact interoperable. Software-Defined Networking (SDN) is the biggest transformation in networking in 30 years, and with it comes the potential for an open and interoperable industry if done right.
The Open Networking Foundation (ONF) strives to accelerate the adoption of open SDN. And when we say open, we mean open. All of our collaborative efforts among our 140+ member companies drive toward the end goal of industry interoperability for the benefit of the network operator.
One of the hottest topics in the industry as of late is that of open source. Because of ONF's collaborative nature, we've always been big proponents of open source. So naturally, we're putting our full force behind this work by encouraging the networking community to come together and develop best of breed solutions to enable SDN adoption and support interoperability.
For example, what if implementing and deploying truly open SDN were as simple as purchasing and plugging in a pre-fab computer? What if we told you that the foundation of such a solution, a software distribution, already exists?
It does, and the very first distribution incorporates the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), the Open Network Operating system (ONOS), and Open Compute Project (OCP) components, with an OpenDaylight release on the way. This software distribution is free, and if you're interested in leveraging it, all that is asked of you is that you give back to the community.
In this presentation, ONF's Bithika Khargharia will address the interoperability challenges of the networking industry, discuss what ONF is doing to help, and share information about this open source software distribution (which you're invited to participate in) that has the potential to make open, interoperable SDN a reality.
Title: Director, On-Board Applications Company: John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group
Welcome! You can use the Session Scheduler tool to browse sessions and build a custom event schedule. Once you've saved your personal schedule, you can access it from the free Interop Mobile app. Note: use the same login/password on the Mobile app that you set up on this web site.
Step 1. Create an account. Use the "Create Account" button at the top of the right-hand corner.
Step 2. Choose a view. Select either the "List" or the "Grid" icon. (It's the same data, just a different view of the sessions.)
Step 3. Choose your sessions. Click the "Add" or "Remove" button next to each session to add it to, or remove it from, your personalized schedule.
Step 4. Review your schedule. Push the "My Schedule" button in the left column to view your selected sessions.