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Open vSwitch Fall Conference 2017

November 16 & 17, 2017 | San Jose, CA


CFP Close Date - September 29
CFP Notifications - Week of October 6
Schedule Announced: Week of October 23, 2017
Slide Due Date: November 8, 2017 
Event Dates: November 16 - 17, 2017 


Topics that may be considered include:

* The future of Open vSwitch (e.g., P4 and eBPF).

* NAT, DPI, and stateful processing with Open vSwitch.

* Deploying and using OVN.

* Testing and scaling OVN.

* NIC acceleration of Open vSwitch.

* Using Open vSwitch to realize NFV and service chaining.

* Porting Open vSwitch to new operating systems, hypervisors, or container systems.

* Integrating Open vSwitch into larger systems.

* Troubleshooting and debugging Open vSwitch installations.

* Open vSwitch development and testing practices.

* Performance measurements or approaches to improving performance.

* End-user or service provider experiences with Open vSwitch.

* Hardware ports of Open vSwitch (existing, in progress, or speculative).

* The relationship between OpenFlow and Open vSwitch.

* Using, developing, or administering OpenFlow controllers in conjunction with Open vSwitch.

* Comparisons to other implementations of features found in Open vSwitch (e.g. other OpenFlow implementations, other software switches, etc.).

* Increasing the size and diversity of the Open vSwitch user and developer base.

* Tutorials and walkthroughs of use cases.


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