IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks
27-29 November 2018 – Verona, Italy

Program

Program of the 4th IEEE NFV-SDN Conference 2018

 

Program at a Glance

 

IEEE NFV-SDN 2018: Program at a Glance
Time/Day Tuesday November 27, 2018
Rooms Salotto (1st floor) Salotto (2nd floor) Sala Impero Arena Casarini
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:30 Workshop 1 (full day): MOBISLICE/5GNET Workshop 2 (half day): O4SDI Tutorial #1 (part 1): Softwarization Concepts and Practice in 5G Communication Systems: SDN, NFV, ICN Tutorial #3 (part 1): Network Transformation 2.0 for 5G and Edge
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break (Hotel Foyer)
11:00-12:30 Workshop 1 (full day): MOBISLICE/5GNET Workshop 2 (half day): O4SDI Tutorial #1 (part 2): Softwarization Concepts and Practice in 5G Communication Systems: SDN, NFV, ICN Tutorial #3 (part 2): Network Transformation 2.0 for 5G and Edge
12:30-14:00 Lunch (on your own)
14:00-15:30 Workshop 1 (full day): MOBISLICE/5GNET Workshop 3 (half day): SN2018 Tutorial #2 (part 1): OSM (Open Source MANO) Tutorial #4 (part 1): Dataplane performance testing and benchmarking with OPNFV VSPERF and NFV Bench
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break (Hotel Foyer)
16:00-17:30 Workshop 1 (full day): MOBISLICE/5GNET Workshop 3 (half day): SN2018 Tutorial #2 (part 2): OSM (Open Source MANO) Tutorial #4 (part 2): Dataplane performance testing and benchmarking with OPNFV VSPERF and NFV Bench
18:30-21:00 Welcome reception & Demo Session (Arena Cesarini)

 

Time/Day Wednesday November 28, 2018
Room Arena Casarini
8:00-8:30 Registration
8:30-8:40 Welcome to IEEE NFV-SDN 2018
8:40-9:30 Keynote 1: “NFV Infrastructure and SDN Evolution towards 5G”
9:30-10:45 Session 1: “Performance Evaluation I” (3 papers)
10:45-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:15 Session 2: “Performance Evaluation II” (3 papers)
12:15-12:20 Short break
12:20-13:10 Fast track session I (3 papers)
13:10-14:30 Lunch (on your own)
14:30-15:30 Panel 1: “NFV as a Platform for Open Innovation”
15:30-16:20 Keynote 2: “OpenStack in the Open Networking Ecosystem”
16:20-16:35 Coffee break
16:35-17:50 Session 3: “Security” (3 papers)
19:30-22:00 Social event

 

Time/Day Thursday November 29, 2018
Room Arena Casarini
7:30-8:00 Registration
8:00-8:10 Welcome to 2nd Day
8:10-9:00 Keynote 3: “Running NFV Service Chains at the True Speed of the Underlying Hardware”
9:00-10:15 Session 4: “Design and Implementation I” (3 papers)
10:15-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:45 Session 5: “Design and Implementation II” (3 papers)
11:45-11:50 Short break
11:50-12:40 Fast track session II (3 papers)
12:40-14:15 Lunch (on your own)
14:15-15:15 Panel 2: “Accelerating Computation for NFV”
15:15-16:30 Session 6: “Management” (3 papers)
16:30-17:00 Farewell Over Coffee

 

 

Venue Address:          Due Torri Hotel, Piazza S.Anastasia, 4 – 37121 Verona , Italy

 

 

Tuesday, Nov 27. 2018

 

08:00 – 09:00 Registration

 

Workshops

 

09:00 – 10:30 Workshop 1.a: Mobility Support in Slice-based Network Control for Heterogeneous Environment (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 MOBISLICE/5GNET)

09:00 – 10:30 Workshop 2.a: Fourth International Workshop for Software-Defined Infrastructures (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 O4SDI)

 

10:30 – 11:00  Coffee Break

 

11:00 – 12:30 Workshop 1.b: Mobility Support in Slice-based Network Control for Heterogeneous Environment (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 MOBISLICE/5GNET)

11:00 – 12:30 Workshop 2.b: Fourth International Workshop for Software-Defined Infrastructures (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 O4SDI)

 

12:30 – 14:00  Lunch

 

14:00 – 15:30 Workshop 1.c: Mobility Support in Slice-based Network Control for Heterogeneous Environment (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 MOBISLICE/5GNET)

14:00 – 15:30 Workshop 3.a: Fifth International Workshop on Security in NFV-SDN (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 SN2018)

 

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

 

16:00 – 17:30 Workshop 1.d: Mobility Support in Slice-based Network Control for Heterogeneous Environment (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 MOBISLICE/5GNET)

16:00 – 17:30 Workshop 3.b: Fifth International Workshop on Security in NFV-SDN (IEEE NFV-SDN’18 SN2018)

 

Tutorials

 

09:00 – 10:30 Tutorial 1 part 1 (University of Trento, TU Dresden): Softwarization Concepts and Practice in 5G Communication Systems: SDN, NFV, ICN

09:30 – 10:30 Tutorial 3 part 1 (Intel): Network Transformation 2.0 for 5G and Edge

 

10:30 – 11:00  Coffee Break

 

11:00 – 12:30 Tutorial 1 part 2 (University of Trento, TU Dresden): Softwarization Concepts and Practice in 5G Communication Systems: SDN, NFV, ICN

11:30 – 13:00 Tutorial 3 part 2 (Intel): Network Transformation 2.0 for 5G and Edge

 

12:30 – 14:00  Lunch

 

14:00 – 15:30 Tutorial 2 part 1 (VMWare): OSM(Open Source MANO)

14:00 – 15:30 Tutorial 4 part 1 (Spirent): Dataplane performance testing and benchmarking with OPENFV VSPERF and NFV Bench

 

15:30 – 16:00  Coffee Break

 

16:00 – 17:30 Tutorial 2 part 2 (VMWare): Intent-based Network Programmability

16:00 – 17:30 Tutorial 4 part 2 (Spirent): Dataplane performance testing and benchmarking with OPENFV VSPERF and NFV Bench

 

 

18:30 – 21:00 Welcome Reception & Demonstrations

 

Wednesday, Nov 28. 2017

 

08:0 – 08:30   Registration

08:30 – 08:40 Welcome to IEEE NFV-SDN 2018

08:40 – 09:30 Keynote 1: ” NFV Infrastructure and SDN evolution towards 5G” by Martin Halstead (Hewlett Packard Enterprise)

 

 

09:30 – 10:45 Session 1: Performance evaluation I

 

Performance Evaluation of SDN-VNF in Virtual Machine and Container

Dewang Gedia; Levi Perigo

 

A Generic Emulation Framework for Reusing and Evaluating VNF Placement Algorithms

Stefan Schneider; Manuel Peuster; Holger Karl

 

Performance Measurements of Network Service Deployment on a Federated and Orchestrated Virtualisation Platform for 5G Experimentation

Serdar Vural; Roberto Minerva; Giuseppe Carella; Ahmed Medhat; Lorenzo Tomasini; Simone Pizzimenti; Bjoern Riemer; Umberto Stravato

 

 

 

10:45 – 11:00  Coffee Break

 

11:00 – 12:15 Session 2: Performance evaluation II

 

Characterising the Limits of the OpenFlow Slow-Path

Richard Sanger; Brad Cowie; Matthew Luckie; Richard Nelson

 

IP Multimedia Subsystem in an NFV environment: availability evaluation and sensitivity analysis

Mario Di Mauro; Giovanni Galatro; Maurizio Longo; Fabio Postiglione; Marco Tambasco

 

On the Energy Cost of Robustness and Resiliency for Virtual Network Function Placement

David Johansson; Andreas J. Kassler; Javid Taheri

 

12:15 – 12:20  Short Break

 

12:20 – 13:10 Fast track session I

 

Placement for SDN Control Plane with Network Hypervisors: Protecting Control Paths

Ognjen Dobrijevic; Lina Jelinčić; Marija Furdek; Haris Hodzic; Carlos Natalino

 

Participating-Domain Segmentation Based Server Selection Scheme in Delay-Sensitive Distributed Communication Approach

Akio Kawabata; Bijoy Chand Chatterjee; Eiji Oki

 

Generation of Network Service Descriptor from Network Service Requirements

Navid Nazarzadeoghaz; Ferhat Khendek; Maria Toeroe

 

 

13:10 – 14:30 Lunch

 

14:30 – 15:30 Panel 1: NFV as a platform for open innovation

                        Moderator:  N.N.

 

 

15:30 – 16:20 Keynote 2:  “OpenStack in the Open Networking Ecosystem” by Ildiko Vancsa (OpenStack Foundation)

 

16:20 – 16:35  Coffee Break

 

16:35 – 17:50 Session 3: “Security”

 

Tracing IP-Spoofed Packets in SDN Networks

Xin Sun; Songjie Wei; Bing Mo

 

OFMTL-SEC: State-based Security for Software Defined Networks

Sandra Scott-Hayward; Thianantha Arumugam

 

Distributed Security Network Functions against Botnet Attacks in Software-defined Networks

Younghee Park; Nikhil Vijayakumar Kengalahalli; Sang-Yoon Chang

 

 

19:00 – 22:00 Social Event

 

Thursday, Nov 29. 2018

 

07:30 – 08:00 Registration

08:00 – 08:10 Welcome to Second Day

08:10 – 09:00 Keynote 3: “Running NFV Service Chains at the True Speed of the Underlying Hardware” by Dejan Kostic (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden)

 

                       

09:00 – 10:15 Session 4: “Design and Implementation I”

Given a SDN Topology, How Many Controllers are Needed and Where Should They Go?

Lusani Mamushiane; Joyce Mwangama; Albert A. Lysko

 

Mobile Transport and Computing Platform for 5G Verticals: resource abstraction and implementation

Nicola Sambo; Luca Valcarenghi; Andres Garcia-Saavedra; Iñaki Pascual; Ricardo Martinez; Josep Mangues-Bafalluy; Adlen Ksentini; Paola Iovanna; Giuseppe Imbarlina; Fabio Ubaldi; Teresa Pepe; Giada Landi; Christian Vitale; Carla Fabiana Chiasserini; Frederic Klamm; Charles Turyagyenda

 

Implementation of SAND Architecture Using SDN

Reza Shokri Kalan; Muge Sayit; Ali C. Begen

 

 

10:15 – 10:30  Coffee Break

 

10:30 – 11:45 Session 5: “Design and Implementation II”

 

VIBHAJAN: A Lightweight and Scalable Control Plane Management for Multi-Controller SDN

Mohd Saalim Jamal; Anish Hirwe; Kotaro Kataoka

 

Realizing Content-Based Publish/Subscribe with P4

Christian Wernecke; Helge Parzyjegla; Gero Mühl; Peter Danielis; Dirk Timmermann

 

Evaluating the Impact of Micro-Data Center (μDC) Placement in an Urban Environment

Roberto Bruschi; Franco R. Davoli; Chiara Lombardo; Odnan Ref Sanchez

 

 

11:45 – 11:50  Short Break

 

 

11:50 – 12:40 Fast track session II

 

P4-CoDel: Active Queue Management in Programmable Data Planes

Ralf Kundel; Jeremias Blendin; Tobias Viernickel; Boris Koldehofe; Ralf Steinmetz

 

Experimenting latency-aware and reliable service chaining in Next Generation Internet testbed facility

Molka Gharbaoui; Chiara Contoli; Gianluca Davoli; Giovanni Cuffaro; Barbara Martini; Federica Paganelli; Walter Cerroni; Paola Cappanera; Piero Castoldi

 

Buffer Management of Virtualized Network Slices for Quality-of-Service Satisfaction

Yohan Kim; Juman Park; Dae-Hoon Kwon; Hyuk Lim

 

 

12:40 – 14:15 Lunch

 

14:15 – 15:15 Panel 2:  Accelerating Computation for NFV

                        Moderator:N.N.

 

15:15 – 16:30 Session 6: “Management”

Orchestrating an SFC-enabled SSL/TLS traffic processing architecture using MANO

Eduardo Sousa; Vitor A Cunha; Márcio Carvalho; Daniel Corujo; João Paulo Barraca; Diogo Gomes; Alberto E. Schaeffer-Filho; Carlos Raniery Paula Dos Santos; Lisandro Z Granville; Rui L Aguiar

 

IOVTee: A Fast and Pragmatic Software-based Zero-copy/Pass-through Mechanism for NFV-nodes

Ryota Kawashima; Hiroshi Matsuo

 

A Behavior-Driven Approach to Intent Specification for Software-Defined Infrastructure Management

Flavio Esposito; Jiayi Wang; Chiara Contoli; Gianluca Davoli; Walter Cerroni; Franco Callegati

 

16:30 – 17:00 Farewell coffee