July 2016: Participation in IETF #96, Berlin, Germany.
June 2016: “Best NFV/SDN Solution” award in the LTE & 5G World Awards 2016 (https://5gawards.com/2016-winners/) for the work done around SDN applied to transport technologies with end to end scope (from access to core, including wireless and wired technologies).
June 2016: Appointed Editor of the document “Gap Analysis for Application-Driven Cross Stratum Orchestration” as part of the work in ONF’s Cross Stratum Orchestration project.
June 2016: Talk entitled “Connecting Multiple SDN/NFV Administrative Domains”, at the 4th Annual Network Virtualization & SDN Europe event, Madrid, Spain (http://nvsdneurope.com).
May 2016: Talk entitled “Control Plane for High Capacity Networks”, at the “V International Workshop on Trends in Optical Technologies”, Campinas-São Paulo, Brazil (https://www.cpqd.com.br/ciclodeeventos/evento/v-wton).
April 2016: Second Wireless Transport SDN Proof of Concept accomplished with success. Congratulations to Thorsten Heinze (@ Telefónica Germany) for the organization and coordination.
January 2016: Appointed lecturer in the Master in NFV and SDN, organized by the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid, with the collaboration of Ericsson, addressing the topics of “Introduction to SDN”, “NFV Infrastructure”, and “Service Function Chaining” (http://www.uc3m.es/ss/Satellite/Postgrado/en/Detalle/Estudio_C/1371215129087/1371208865479/Master_and_Specialist_in_NFV_and_SDN#home).
November 2015: Two talks, entitled “5G Backhauling” and “Operational, organizational and business challenges for network operators in the context of SDN and NFV”, respectively, at FUSECO Forum, Berlin, Germany (https://www.fokus.fraunhofer.de/go/fuseco-forum-2015).
October 2015: First Wireless Transport SDN Proof of Concept (http://5g-crosshaul.eu/wireless-transport-sdn-proof-of-concept/) accomplished with success.