Packet vs Circuit Switching - What Will Prevail?

A discussion about the superiority of packet switching over a circuit switching network concepts is the main driver for this session. At the dawn of pan-European hybrid networking, with CEF/CBF solutions becoming available almost everywhere in Europe, this session will try to trigger the discussion about the future development directions of European research networking.

Time: Tuesday, May 16 from 16:00 to 17:30 Archived streams are available per presentation.
Location: C
Chair: John Dyer TERENA (NL)

Presentations in this session:

Title Speaker  
Hybrid Local Area Networks Ronald Van Der Pol (SARA)
Myths about the Economics of Circuit and Packet-Switched Networks Simon Leinen (SWITCH)
Circuit vs Packets - Facts from the network Mauro Campanella (Consortium GARR)