Q1 '17 Denver OpenDaylight Users Group Meeting + Dinner

CableLabs - 858 Coal Creek Circle Louisville - View Map Open Source Networking User Group Denver
Thu, Feb 23, 2017, 6:30 PM (MST)

About this event

Hey Denver ODL User Group Members! 

We have three presenters for our Q1 2017 meeting, PLUS catered Dinner!

NOTE: We'll start at 6:30 pm instead of 6 pm for this meeting.


• Coordinator Welcome Message & Introductions  (6:30 pm)

• Update on OpenDaylight Energy Management Development (6:50 pm)

Frank Sandoval will provide an update on OpenDaylight energy management development and cable industry activities. This includes a demonstration of SCTE APSIS enabled devices using mininet and Java client of ODL controller.

• Network Intent Composition with OpenDaylight (7:25 pm)

Adolfo Perez-Duran will introduce the concepts of Intent and Intent NBI and discuss the work he is involved with on the NIC project. He will also describe the Intent implementation specifications being developed under ONF's Project Boulder. 

See Network Intent Composition with OpenDaylight

• Next Generation Networks – Teaching SDN in Academia (8:00 pm)

Dr. Levi Perigo will discuss ODL's role in Academia, particularly within the Interdisciplinary Telecom Program (ITP) at the University of Colorado Boulder.

• Planning and Next Steps (8:25 pm)

What topics are members interested in?  See Topic Ideas

Do we have anyone willing to present at the next meeting?

• Adjourn (8:30 pm)

About our Presenters

Frank Sandoval has been a software professional his entire career, with roles ranging from developer, architect, and manager. Early focus was on interactive media technologies, with projects including museum installations, interactive video learning applications, console gaming (e.g. 3D games on Sony Playstation), and procedural graphics. More recent activities have been directed towards the telecommunications industry including set top box application environments, advertising solutions, and 'big data' platforms. Currently, Frank is leading efforts in the cable industry to develop network energy management solutions, including standardization of interfaces and open source development.

Adolfo Perez-Duran is Founder & CTO/Chief Architect of CyRetix. He is a software architect and senior software developer recognized for his ability to design and lead software development projects, from concept to deployment. His unique talent in artificial intelligence and data analysis are supported by his strong background in electrical engineering and mathematics.  Adolfo’s expertise stems from 20+ years of experience in artificial intelligence applied to network management and monitoring, large scale data collection and analysis. Adolfo is a contributor to OpenDaylight’s Network Intent Composition project and currently leads ONF’s Project Boulder. 

Dr. Levi Perigo is a Scholar in Residence in the Interdisciplinary Telecom Program (ITP) at the University of Colorado Boulder. Prior to joining the University of Colorado full-time, Dr. Perigo was a Senior Network Engineer at ADTRAN Inc. In this role, he served as an escalation point for isolation and resolution of heterogeneous internetworking problems for major accounts. He holds vendor certifications in telecommunications technologies in areas such as IP routing, switching, network design, wireless technologies, Voice over IP (VoIP), Internet of Things (IoT) home integration, and Software Defined Networking (SDN) / Network Functions Virtualization (NFV).The Next Generation Networks: SDN/NFV course he developed for Master’s level engineering students in the ITP at the University of Colorado focuses on Open SDN, and promotes the use of SDN and OpenFlow in industry. Dr. Perigo has a passion for working with students and challenging them with interactive, hands-on, real world scenarios in the classroom. His course has been used by academia and industry to enrich the body of knowledge and validate skills through the Open Networking Foundation Certified SDN Professional Program (OCSP).

About the Moderator

Brian Hedstrom is Founder and CEO of OAM Technology Consulting, a business consulting firm providing innovative technology services to the IT and Communication Services Industry.  OAM's focused services extend to Service Providers, Vendors, Standards Development Organization, Open Source Projects and Trade Associations. Brian has 20 years experience in the communications industry holding technical leadership roles in R&D firms and global working groups within communications standards bodies. His expertise around business process automation, standardized open interfaces built on common information models and next generation service management of dynamic virtualized services is remarkably unmatched. Brian is currently working in the area of Service Lifecycle Management and Open Orchestration for network service providers.


Thursday, Feb 23
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (MST)


858 Coal Creek Circle Louisville