Webinar May 2022 Systems Optimization for Future Networks

IEEE Future Networks Webinar SeriesINGR Webinar Series:  Systems Optimization for Future Networks 

Wednesday 1 May 2022 | 11:00am ET

Baw Chng, Dilip Krishnaswamy, and Lyndon Ong


About the Webinar

Systems Optimization for future networks and network services will be a challenge due to the variance across services, traffic types and control architectures needed to support 5G/6G. Future networks will need greater local automation and intelligence for optimization of resources to keep costs controlled, but at the same time need to incorporate higher level, end-to-end optimization and policies for the operator. This webinar will review the work of the IEEE Future Networks Systems Optimization Working Group, explore some of the important use cases for systems optimization such as Open RAN, and highlight the challenges for systems optimization for future networks over the next 10 years.


About the Presenters

Baw Chng is a technologist, inventor, and author who consults in the wireless networking and telecommunications industry. Baw Chng has been awarded multiple patents in such areas as network and system architecture, network planning, security and authentication, mobility, system selection, service provisioning, access control, user interface and user experience, and network management. Baw Chng has published papers on computer networking, computer architecture, and magnetic recording in peer reviewed publications. Baw Chng has done pioneering work on femtocell and small cell technologies and his body of work spans across a broad array of critical technologies including Wi-Fi (mesh and infrastructure), cellular communications, Internet-of-Things (IoT), low-power wide-area network (LPWAN), network function virtualization (NFV), software defined networking (SDN), self-organizing and self-optimizing network (SON), cloud computing, plastic optical fiber (POF), optical networking, QoS

Dilip Krishnaswamy received a PhD in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is an inventor on 60+ granted US patents, and has co-authored 70+ research publications. He has worked at Intel Corp., Qualcomm Research, IBM Research, and Jio Platforms, and he is currently a senior principal architect at Sterlite Access Solutions.

Lyndon Ong is Principal, Advanced Architecture in the Office of the CTO at Ciena Corporation and has headed numerous projects in network control and SDN at Ciena, receiving the Ciena Technical Fellow award in 2014. He is a co-chair of the Open RAN Alliance (O-RAN) Cloudification and Orchestration Working Group and Project Leader for the ONF’s Open Transport Configuration and Control (OTCC) Project, as well as co-chair of the IEEE INGR Systems Optimization WG. Dr. Ong received his doctoral degree from Columbia University in 1991.


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