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CSG Workshops and Business Meeting Agenda

University of California, Berkeley
14-16 January 2015


Wednesday:  CSG Short Workshops
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley

7:30 - 9:00 Breakfast
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley 
9:00Welcome & Conference Introduction (Larry Conrad, Charles Antonelli)
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley
9:05 CSG Short Workshop:  Democratizing the Network with Software Defined Networking (SDN)
Coordinators:  Asbed Bedrossian, Bruce Vincent, Charley Kneifel, Mark McCahill, Andy Palms, Jim Jokl
Please see Addendum A for the detailed agenda.
10:45 Break
12:30Adjourn

 
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch
Whitecotton Room , Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley

 
1:30 CSG Short Workshop:  DevOps & Infrastructure/Cloud Automation
Coordinators: Mark McCahill, Bruce Vincent, Sharif Nijim, Oren Sreebny
Please see Addendum B for the detailed agenda.
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley
3:15
Break
5:00 Adjourn

Wednesday: CSG Group Dinner
Horizon Room, Claremont Hotel, 41 Tunnel Rd, Berkeley (510.843.3000)

5:30
5:45
6:00
7:00
8:30
First bus leaves hotel for restaurant
Last bus leaves hotel for restaurant
Cocktails
Dinner
Buses leave restaurant for hotel

Thursday:  CSG Short Workshop
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley

7:30 - 9:00 Breakfast
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley
9:00 CSG Short Workshop:  Integration and orchestration
Coordinators: Beth Ann Bergsmark, Michael Gettes, Susan Kelley, Oren Sreebny, someone from NYU
Please see Addendum C for the detailed agenda.
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley
10:45 Break
12:30 Adjourn

 
12:30 - 1:45 Lunch
Whitecotton Room, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley 

 
12:30 - 1:30 Steering Committee Lunch
Reserved Table, Whitecotton Room, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley


12:45 - 1:30
Campus Walking Tour
Tour departs from and returns to the Shattuck Hotel

Thursday:  CSG Business Meeting 
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley

1:45             I. Introductory Remarks (CSG Coordinator)
1:50
II. Organizational Issues (Clebsch)
A. Proposed CSG Membership Limit Change
B. Enabling Next Steps from Workshops
2:15III. Short Discussion 1: The Unizin Strategy
Coordinators: Steve Fleagle, Andy Palms
3:15
Break
3:45
IV. Short Slots and Breaking News (CSG Coordinator)
Workshop Summaries (:05)
Consortial Updates (:10)
4:00
V. Timely Topics and Gossip (Bridges)
Topics TBA
4:45 VI. Topic Selection for Spring 2015 Meeting (Jelinkova)
5:00 Adjourn

Thursday: CSG Group Dinner
Skates on the Bay, 100 Seawall Dr, Berkeley (510.549.1900)

5:30
5:45
6:00
7:00
8:30
First bus leaves hotel for restaurant
Last bus leaves hotel for restaurant
Cocktails
Dinner
Buses leave restaurant for hotel

Friday: CSG Business Meeting
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley

7:30 - 9:00   Breakfast
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley
9:00 VI. Organizational Issues (CSG Coordinator)
  1. Steering/Membership Committee Issues (Bridges)
  2. Treasurer's Report (Fleagle)
  3. Logistics for Spring 2015 Meeting (Antonelli)
  4. Venues and Dates for Future CSG Meetings (Antonelli)
    Please see /future.html
    for the current list.
9:15 VII. Short Discussion 2:  Network Security & The Cloud
Coordinators:  Andy Newman, Beth Ann Bergsmark, Bob Winding, Bill Allison
10:15Break
10:45 VIII. Short Discussion 3:   Tech policy - TIER follow-on
Coordinators:  Michael Gettes, Ron Kraemer, Klara Jelinkova
11:45 Adjourn

 
11:45 Lunch (box lunches available at 10:30)
Crystal Ballroom, Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley

Addendum A: Short Workshop:  Democratizing the Network with Software Defined Networking (SDN)
Detailed Agenda

CSG SDN Workshop

 9:00:  Introduction - SDN?
                - Asbed, USC (5 minutes)

 9:05: And the survey says!
                - Jim Jokl, U.Va     (15 minutes)

 9:20: Planning for SDN
                - Charley Kneifel, Duke  (25 minutes)

 9:45: Fun with Flows
                - Mark McCahill, Duke (20 minutes)

10:05: The SDN research space
                - Andy Palms & Roy Hockett, U. Michigan (20 minutes)

10:25 BREAK (20 minutes)

10:45: The SDN Vendor-space
                - Celeste, USC (20 minutes)

11:05: Internet2 and the AL2S
                - Eric Boyd, Internet2 (20 minutes)
                - Eric will present over VIDEOCONF.

11:25: SDN Standards and the industry
                - Bruce Vincent/Steve Waldbusser, Stanford (25 minutes)

11:45: SDN Rollout Strategies: Benefits & Gotchas
                - Charley Kneifel, Duke (20 minutes)

12:05: Open Discussion          - Moderator/Asbed
                - Presenter panelists & Open discussion

12:30: END WORKSHOP

Addendum B: Short Workshop:  DevOps & Infrastructure/Cloud Automation
Detailed Agenda

DevOps & Infrastructure/Cloud Automation

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1:30  DevOps: what is it? (discussion) -- Sharif Nijim
1:55  Why you should care: Stanford case study/demo -- Bruce Vincent+Scotty Logan
2:25  Organizational skills & issues (discussion) -- Charley  Kneifel
2:50  DevOps maturity model: Duke case study/demo  -- Mark McCahill

3:15 break

3:45  Agile release cycles: Berkeley case study - Bill Allison
4:10  Panel discussion --  Bruce Vincent moderator
        DevOps cultural evolution: bottom up or top down?
        How does DevOps play with ITIL?
        Compare/contrast current practice and DevOps approaches
        Organizational implications

5:00: adjourn


Addendum C: Short Workshop:  Integration and orchestration

9:00      Introduction and Overview (All)
9:20      Riding the Enterprise Service Bus - (Jim Choate, University of Pennsylvania)
9:50      Stanford's API Infrastructure- (Scotty Logan, Stanford)

10:15    Break

10:30    Evaluating Integration Partners - (Oren Sreebny, University of Chicago)
11:00    Systems and Data Integration-  (Susan Kelley, Yale University
11:30    Value Proposition and Business Drivers - (Beth Ann Bergsmark, Georgetown University)
12:00    Discussion - Should CSG or Internet 2 develop an integration standards document? (All)