Hannes Tschofenig

Personal blog about various IETF and Internet related activities

 

Archive for Internet Architecture

May
9
2016

We are organizing another workshop on Internet of Things related matters. This time we will talk about the importance of software / firmware updates. We are seeking input on this topic via the workshop. The workshop webpage also provides examples for topics, such as: Protocol mechanisms for distributing software updates: What protocols mechanisms are available […]

Feb
18
2016

Today’s Internet of Things deployments are not known for their great interoperability. Typically, devices are only able to speak to one specific gateway, app downloaded from the device vendor, or to a single cloud provider. Getting devices from different vendors to talk to each other is challenging. The reason for this situation is not necessarily a […]

Jul
12
2012

I got invited to speak at the Tivit Future Internet pre-conference, which took place end of May in Helsinki, Finland. I agreed to give a presentation and the agenda for the event can be found at http://www.futureinternet.fi/seminar_2012.htm. Of course I agreed before I decided what I would actually talk about. This was the first time […]

Nov
11
2011

I participate in the Future Internet Architecture (FIA) research working group created by the European Commission in May 2010. The main objective of FIA is to define a common set of architectural design principles and a common reference architecture that can guide and unify key technologies developments Via that group (and also through various workshops) […]

Nov
11
2011

Listening to a talk at the 2nd International Conference on Mobile Internet Architecture Evolution of Post-LTE (MIRACLE 2011) conference  one of the speakers complain about 7 challenges with the Internet. In addition to these Internet problems he says that IP has not changed for such a long time. He concludes that a new, Future Internet, is […]

Nov
11
2011

Today I gave a talk at the 2nd International Conference on Mobile Internet Architecture Evolution of Post-LTE (MIRACLE 2011) workshop in Beijing, China. Here are my slides. In my talk I asked the audience about what can be done to help others to design Internet Protocol-based architectures. I look at the guidance that the IETF […]

Nov
11
2011

I was put in charge for putting the next IAB technical plenary for IETF#82 together. Here is the announcement text: The desire to connect almost anything to the Internet is greater than ever. There are many reasons for incorporating IP into every day devices and for some they may be driven by lower cost, the […]