IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium
23-27 April 2018 // Taipei, Taiwan
Cognitive Management in a Cyber World

Experience Sessions

Tuesday, April 24


Room 201

ES1:  Network Deployment and Optimization

Chair: Alexander Keller 

Improving Response Accuracy for Classification-based Conversational IT Services 
Yixin Diao, IBM Research, USA
Daniela Rosu, T.J. Watson IBM, USA.

Insights from SONATA: Implementing and Integrating a Microservice-based NFV Service Platform with a DevOps Methodology 
Thomas Soenen, UGENT - imec, Belgium
Steven Van Rossem, Wouter Tavernier, Ghent University - imec, Belgium
Panos Trakadas, Synelixis Solutions, Greece
Dario Valocchi, University College London, Great Britain
George Xilouris, N.C.S.R Demokritos, Greece
Muhammad- Shuaib Siddiqui, i2CAT, Spain
Peer Hasselmeyer, NEC Europe Ltd. Heidelberg, Germany.

Deploying a Multi-Tier Heterogeneous Cloud: Experiences and Lessons from the SAVI Testbed
Thomas Lin, Byungchul Park, Hadi Bannazadeh, Alberto Leon-Garcia, University of Toronto, Canada.

Performance Evaluation of Open5GCore over KVM and Docker by Using Open5GMTC
Hung-Cheng Chang, David de la Bastida, Bo-Jun Qiu, Chen-Hao Chiu, Jyh-Cheng Chen, Fuchun Lin, Bao-Shuh Paul Lin, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.


Wednesday, April 25


Room 201

ES2: Network and Service Management

Chair: Shingo Ata

EQuery: Enable Event-driven Declarative Queries in Programmable Network Measurement 
Peilong Li, Yongyi Ran, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
Xiaoban Wu, U of Mass Lowell, -- Select Country --
Chen Xu, Umass Lowell, USA
Yan Luo, University of Massachusetts Lowell, -- Select Country --
Liang-Min Wang, Intel Corp, USA.

Months into Minutes: Rolling out Changes faster with Service Management Automation
Alexander Keller, IBM Global Technology Services, USA
Chris Dawson, IBM, USA.

A Testbed on Policy Driven Closed Loop Network Management
Joseph McNamara, Athlone Institute of Technology, Ireland
John Keeney, LM Ericsson Ireland, Ireland
Liam Fallon, Sven van der Meer, Ericsson, Ireland
Enda Fallon, Athlone I.T, Ireland.

Using Domain Knowledge for Targeted Alerting in PBA for IT Service Management
Hongtan Sun, Karin Murthy, Raghav Batta, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA
Maja Vukovic, IBM Research, USA.