NAOP Creates NGI Subcommittee, Group Meetings Beginning
The Network Architecture, Operations and Policy Program Advisory Group (NAOPpag) has formed a subcommittee focused on the Next Generation Infrastructure (NGI).
The subcommittee covers three areas, including Infrastructure (Jim Stewart, UETN), Software and Automation (James Deaton, GPN), and Service Models (Dee Childs, TAMU). Each of the groups will be convening their first meeting soon.
The Infrastructure group will provide input to the optical RFI process. The Service Models group is focused on reviewing current service models and providing preliminary input to future service models in advance of the Connector/Network Member Principals’ Meeting. The Software and Automation group will focus on measurement and telemetry in support of NGI.