2022 Internet2 Technology Exchange | Dec. 5-9, Denver, Colo.

Cloud Sessions

Emerging Cloud Technologies for Your Institution

Interwoven into much of our campus and network activities, this track focuses on emerging technologies in the Cloud.

Monday, December 5

Time Session Abstract
4:30-6 p.m.        Working Meeting: Feedback Corner Abstract: Join us after your Monday tutorial or co-located events! This evening “social” gathering provides an opportunity to meet the folks working on all the newest developments being implemented on the Internet2 network. Many of the subject matter experts (SMEs) working on these new efforts (i.e., Cross-Connects, Routing Security, and Trusted Access topics, among others) will be present to answer questions, provide brief updates, and collect your ideas to share with their teams.

Tuesday, Dec. 6

Time Session Speaker(s) Institution
7-8 a.m.    Newcomer Breakfast Abstract: If this is your first time attending TechEX (or you just feel like it is!), join us for breakfast and conversation. We will reserve tables in the breakfast area and members of the program committee, Internet2 staff, and interested community members will be on hand to greet you, give you some “tips” on how to get the most out of the meeting, and introduce you to others in your primary area of interest. We’d like everyone who attends TechEX to have a few friendly faces in their corner!
9-9:50 a.m.    OpenStack vs Azure Stack – Hybrid Cloud Chris Horen
Jason Armbruster
University of Colorado
9:50-10:20 a.m.    Break
10:20-11:10 a.m.    Strengthening Cybersecurity with Google Jesus Trujillo Gomez                    Google
11:20 a.m.
-12:10 p.m.           
Globus: To Compute and Beyond! Vas Vasiliadis University of Chicago
12:10-1:40 p.m.                                                Working Meeting: Catalyzing Cloud Adoption Through CLASS What actions can increase mutual trust, assurance, and interoperability among federation participants, Community Trust & Assurance Board inviting discussion including REFEDS Assurance, research, and other service providers needing enhanced trust & assurance for federated access.
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Working Meeting: MSCC Lunch and Learn
1:40-2:30 p.m.    The Case for “Cloud Native” Network & Security Architecture (Part I) John Bailey Washington University of St. Louis
2:40-3:30 p.m.    The Case for “Cloud Native” Network & Security Architecture (Part II) John Bailey Washington University of St. Louis
3:30-4 p.m.    Break
4-4:50 p.m.    The Case for “Cloud Native” Network & Security Architecture (Part III) John Bailey Washington University of St. Louis
5-6 p.m.    Welcome Social

Wednesday, Dec. 7

Time Session Speaker(s) Institution
7-8:30 a.m.    Breakfast and Working Meeting: NET+ CSTAAC Abstract: The NET+ CSTAAC, Cloud Services Technology Architecture Advisory Committee, is a standing architecture strategy group of community members chartered by Internet2’s Vice President for Trust and Identity and NET+ Cloud Services. Attendance is by invitation only.
9-9:50 a.m.    Leveraging Cloud – Smaller Institutions Forough Ghahramani NJEdge
9:50-10:20 a.m.    Break
10:20-11:10 a.m.    The Best of the Cloud Forum
11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m.    Zero Trust Federations Robert Bohn NIST
12:10-1:40 p.m.        Cross Topic: I2I: Creating a Mentorship Program Abstract: This is the regular Internet2 Inclusivity Initiative lunch session for our annual events. The topic for this session is going to focus on how to create a mentorship program and will include a panel of presenters.
1:40-2:30 p.m.    Moving from Cloud Chaos to Standards Khalid Ahmadzai
Kari Robertson
Matt Stout
University of California-Office of the President
University of California-Office of the President
University of California-Office of the President
2:40-3:30 p.m.    Measuring the Impact of Public Cloud Jason Armbruster
Matthew Rich
University of Colorado
Northwestern University
3:30-4 p.m.    Break
4-4:50 p.m.    The Cloud Architecture of the US eduroam Mark Donnelly Painless Security
5-6 p.m.    Cross Topic: Program Committee Debrief Abstract: This gathering of chairs and reviewers for the 2022 Technology Exchange focuses on the process (what worked/what didn’t) and content (what we should look for in 2023). Please join your fellow community members who have participated in the review and selection process to help us improve the experience in 2023!
NOTE: Because this gathering is scheduled during the Sponsor Social time frame, this small gathering also includes heavy appetizers and an open bar

Thursday, Dec. 8

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Time Session Speaker(s) Institution
7-8:30 a.m.    Breakfast and Working Meetings
9-9:50 a.m.    Developing for the Cloud, in the Cloud Michael Klein Northwestern University
9:50-10:20 a.m.    Break
10:20-11:10 a.m.    Proactive Research Engagement Ruth Marinshaw
Randal Melon
Mark Yoder
Stanford Research Computing
Stanford Research Computing
Stanford Research Computing
11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m.    Launchpad: A Hybrid Cloud Platform James Bennett Indiana University
12:10-1:40 p.m. Lunch and Working Meeting: Cross Topic: Industry Member Lunch Abstract: In this invitation-only session, community and Industry Members along with Internet2 leadership will gather to share strategic updates and opportunities for collaboration toward the advancement of networking, cloud, and security/identity in the research and education community. The lunch will include a strategic update by Internet2 executives, lightning talks from industry members featuring relevant updates and engagement potential, and the opportunity for participants to socialize and make connections.
1:40-2:30 p.m.    Coping with the Death of Unlimited Storage Bob Flynn Internet2
2:40-3:30 p.m.    Cost Czar: Balancing in the Cloud
Bring Your Own IP Addresses to the Cloud
Tim Champ
Steve Wallace
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Internet2
3:30-4 p.m.    Break
4-4:50 p.m.    Automating Cloud Infrastructure and Test Wylie Butler University of Colorado