SOURCE: North American Network Operators' Group (NANOG)

North American Network Operators' Group (NANOG)

March 23, 2015 07:02 ET

NANOG On The Road Comes to Boston, MA April 21, 2015

One-Day Educational Program to Focus on Technical Practices, Current Network Topics, IPv6 Adoption, Internet Governance, and More

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2015) -  The North American Network Operators' Group (NANOG) is pleased to announce NANOG On The Road to be held Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Courtyard Boston-Cambridge Hotel in Boston, MA. Registration for this free-to-attend event features an education-based program offering attendees the opportunity to hear from industry leaders through presentations, tutorials, and interactive discussions. Networking opportunities among industry veterans and budding professionals will also be available.

The NANOG On The Road event includes a series of informational sessions regarding network security; Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) and Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI); and Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). The program also features an open Q&A session for attendees to ask about any of the day's presentations and NANOG.

NANOG On The Road will be held from 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, and features a post-event reception concluding at 6:30 PM. There is no fee to attend; however, registration is required to reserve a seat. Attendees can register by visiting: https://nanog.org/meetings/road6/registration. Registration is now open.

NANOG sits at the junction of Internet infrastructure and network operations in North America, sharing a rich cooperative history with the operator community representing a large stakeholder group who work to keep the Internet working through network operations. The sixth program of its kind, NANOG On The Road provides attendees with greater access to resources, tools and information that will help them excel within the industry and help them do their jobs of managing the Internet more effectively.

To learn more about NANOG and its regular meetings and events, visit: http://www.nanog.org.

About NANOG

NANOG is a community of industry experts that work together for the common good of the Internet. In many ways, the NANOG community serves as the heart and soul of the Internet. This close-knit group meets three times a year to discuss all issues, large and small, as they relate to the performance, accessibility and evolution of the Internet. NANOG is dedicated to improving the Internet for all major sectors (public, private, education, and consumer) in all corners of the world. NANOG is a non-profit organization and relies on sponsors to help with costs for its tri-annual conferences as well as managing ongoing communications. Annual sponsors include ADDREX, Comcast, Google, Microsoft, Netflix, NTT Communications and VeriSign. To learn more, visit: https://www.nanog.org.