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  • This is a general overview presentation about Internet2. Internet2 is a consortium, led by US universities, which is recreating the partnership among academia, industry and government that fostered today’s Internet in its infancy.
  • USInfrastructureUpdate_RickmSummerhill012404.ppt

    1. 1. Infrastructure Update Rick Summerhill Associate Director, Backbone Network Infrastructure, Internet2 Joint Techs, HENP Working Group Honolulu, Hawaii 26 January 2004
    2. 2. Outline <ul><li>Infrastructure </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Abilene </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>NLR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>FiberCo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MANLAN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>RONs </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Projects </li></ul><ul><ul><li>HOPI Project – The Hybrid Optical and Packet Infrastructure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>HOPI is only one of many of the ongoing projects from the International community. Expect to collaborate with other groups working within this arena. </li></ul></ul></ul>
    3. 3. Abilene - Upgrade Completed!
    4. 4. Abilene Upgrade – Completed! <ul><li>September - November </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Atlanta - Washington </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Houston – Atlanta </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Los Angeles – Houston </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For Detail, See </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>http:// loadrunner.uits.iu.edu/upgrade/milestones.shtml </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Mid-December </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Split out of Sunnyvale to Kansas City </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Upgrade went very smoothly – Kudos to the NOC, Qwest, and Juniper </li></ul><ul><li>Recent performance experiments and demos </li></ul><ul><ul><li>During October member meeting, 5.4 Gbps flows from CalTech to CERN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Peak rates at SC2003 of 8.7 Gbps in and 9.5 Gbps out </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. SC2003 Bandwidth Challenge
    6. 6. Abilene Peering <ul><li>Peering at Exchange Points </li></ul><ul><ul><li>10 GigE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PacWave, Starlight (2 Connections, one supporting experimental projects), MANLAN </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>LaLaLan, NGIX-East Soon </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1 GigE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>NGIX-West Soon </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Direct Peering </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ESnet-Abilene Peering Upgrade – minimal peering of OC-48 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sunnyvale, Chicago – OC-48c in place </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Three additional peering points at OC-48c, minimally </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MANLAN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Partnership with NYSERNET for collocation and support </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Supports peering with Abilene, but also between other networks </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Will support an experimental component related to the HOPI project </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Currently 26 International Peers and 8 Federal Research Peers </li></ul>
    7. 7. NLR Summary <ul><li>Disclaimer – I’ve not been directly involved in NLR activities. This is a summary after talking with NLR participants. </li></ul><ul><li>Largest higher-ed owned/managed optical networking & research facility in the world </li></ul><ul><ul><li>~10,000 route-miles of dark fiber </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Four 10-Gbps  ’s provisioned at outset </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>One allocated to Internet2 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>One an experimental IP network </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>One a national scale Ethernet </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>One a spare </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Connectivity between the experimental IP network and Abilene will be on a limited basis – much like the TeraGrid and Darpa experimental connections. </li></ul><ul><li>First & foremost, an experimental platform for research </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Research committee integral in NLR governance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Advance reservation of  capacity for research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Experimental support center </li></ul></ul>
    8. 9. NLR Current Members and Associates <ul><li>CENIC </li></ul><ul><li>Pacific Northwest Gigapop </li></ul><ul><li>Pittsburgh SC </li></ul><ul><li>Duke Univ./NCLR </li></ul><ul><li>MATP/Va. Tech </li></ul><ul><li>Cisco Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Internet2 </li></ul><ul><li>Florida LambdaRail </li></ul><ul><li>Georgia Tech </li></ul><ul><li>CIC </li></ul><ul><li>Texas University Consortium </li></ul>
    9. 10. FiberCo <ul><li>Designed to support optical initiatives </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Regional </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>National </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Not an operational entity – supporting project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Will not light any fiber </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Fiber options </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Holding company for any future initiatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assignment vehicle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Regional initiatives </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>National initiatives (e.g., NLR) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Internet2 took responsibility for LLC formation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Idea was spin-off from NLR formation discussions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>National R&E Fiber Company incorporated in Delaware </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First acquisition of dark fiber for FiberCo through Level 3 Communication – 3/21/2003 </li></ul></ul>
    10. 11. Available fiber topology
    11. 12. Leading & Emerging Regional Optical Initiatives <ul><li>California (CALREN) </li></ul><ul><li>Colorado (FRGP/BRAN) </li></ul><ul><li>Connecticut (Connecticut Education Network) </li></ul><ul><li>Florida (Florida LambdaRail) </li></ul><ul><li>Indiana (I-LIGHT) </li></ul><ul><li>Illinois (I-WIRE) </li></ul><ul><li>Maryland, D.C. & northern Virginia (MAX) </li></ul><ul><li>Michigan </li></ul><ul><li>Minnesota </li></ul><ul><li>New York + New England region (NEREN) </li></ul><ul><li>North Carolina (NC LambdaRail) </li></ul><ul><li>Ohio (Third Frontier Network) </li></ul><ul><li>Oregon </li></ul><ul><li>Rhode Island (OSHEAN) </li></ul><ul><li>SURA Crossroads (southeastern U.S.) </li></ul><ul><li>Texas </li></ul><ul><li>Utah </li></ul><ul><li>Wisconsin </li></ul>
    12. 13. MANLAN Experimental Facility <ul><li>MANLAN Proper is an Ethernet Exchange Point for R&E Networks </li></ul><ul><li>Addition of Cisco 15454 to support projects such as the Global Lambda Integration Facility (GLIF) </li></ul><ul><li>Current IEEAF/Tyco Circuit between Surfnet and Abilene will be used for international experimentation </li></ul><ul><li>Expected connections </li></ul><ul><ul><li>CA*net </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Abilene </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Surfnet </li></ul></ul><ul><li>There are many other experimental facilities – StarLight, NetherLight, etc. </li></ul>
    13. 14. HOPI Project <ul><li>Examine new infrastructures for the future </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Examining a Hybrid of shared IP packet switching and dynamically provisioned optical lambdas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The eventual hybrid will require a rich set of wide-area lambdas and the appropriate switching mechanisms to support high capacity and dynamic provisioning. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Immediate Goal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create a plan for a test-bed within the next 3 months </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Implement test-bed within the next year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Coordinate and experiment with other similar projects </li></ul></ul>
    14. 15. HOPI Project <ul><li>Resources </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Abilene network – MPLS tunnels </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wave on the full NLR footprint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MANLAN Experimental Component to support international and federal connections </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regional Optical Networks (RONs) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Look toward future architectures as we go forward </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Examine Backbone, RON, Campus hierarchy – understand interface options </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Network operations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Measurement activities </li></ul></ul>
    15. 16. HOPI Project <ul><li>Assembled a Design Team </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Linda Winkler and myself as Co-chairs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A variety of people from the community </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Experimental MANLAN Component </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Installing Cisco 15454 – Expected within two weeks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Connection to MANLAN Switch and Abilene to support experiments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IEEAF/TYCO Circuit between Surfnet and Abilene (in collaboration with GEANT) an important experimental facility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>International Connections – Important collaborations with Canarie and GEANT/DANTE </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Full NLR Wave expected by 3Q2004 </li></ul><ul><li>MPLS Experiments on Abilene </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Currently have MPLS tunnel between NC ITEC and the NOC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Other experiments planned – TeraGrid and International </li></ul></ul>
    16. 17. Support <ul><li>Support </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our goal at Internet2 is to support the bandwidth needs of the community as networking infrastructures evolve in the future through shared, high-performance infrastructures and dedicated capabilities as required. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>More Information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://abilene.internet2.edu </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://abilene.internet2.edu/observatory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.nationallambdarail.org </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.fiberco.org </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A HOPI site to be announced in the near future </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul>

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