SLAC Networking http://www.slac.stanford.edu/grp/scs/net/talk/butler-jun97/

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Drivers

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Growth of SLAC network

Network Architecture - Structured Wiring

Network Architecture - Switching

SLAC Switched Network - Spring ‘97

Current State - Performance

Current State - Availability

Current State - Management

Futures

Gbps Ethernet or ATM (OC12)

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SLAC Dial Up Services

SLAC’s Internet Connectivity

WAN Challenges

WAN Challenges

WAN Challenges

WAN Challenges

Internet End-to-end Monitoring “You can’t manage what you can’t measure”

Internet Monitoring

Basic Architecture of Monitoring

Remote Hosts from SLAC

Example

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VMS Support

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Email

Email - Spamming

Email - list server

Alpha Numeric Paging

Security/Privacy

Video Conferencing

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Major Challenges - Low Level

Major Challenges - Upper Level

Major Challenges - Upper Level

Major Challenges - Upper Level “It’s like running out of iron ore in the middle of the Industrial Revolution”

Summary