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25 Years of the RIPE NCC – The First Hours
25 Years of the RIPE NCC – The First Hours
Daniel Karrenberg — 08 May 2017

March 1992 - NIKHEF Amsterdam - Main Computer Room: "We have connectivity!" Marten called out. "Running the check script." Daniel responded. The two young engineers were intently looking at their screens, totally oblivious to anything around them: the noise of the air-conditioning fans, the blinking lights of communications equipment and the whining of the high-speed disk drives.… Read more

BBR TCP
BBR TCP
Geoff Huston — 05 May 2017

The Internet was built using an architectural principle of a simple network and agile edges. The basic approach was to assume that the network is a simple collection of buffered switches and circuits. As packets traverse the network they are effectively passed from switch to switch. … Read more

Ten Years of MENOG: What Have We Learned?
Ten Years of MENOG: What Have We Learned?
Hisham Ibrahim — 01 May 2017

We have just concluded MENOG 17 in Muscat, Oman, which coincided with MENOG’s ten-year anniversary. It is no secret that MENOG has seen several ups and downs during the ten years since it came into existence. This journey has resulted in the accumulation of a tremendous amount of experience that has been vital in enabling us to organise one of our most successful events to date.… Read more