International Conference on Optical Network Design and Modelling

19 May 2014

ONDM 2014 will address cutting-edge research in optical networking, as well as topics relating optical networking to other areas and disciplines, such as Software Defined Networking (SDN), integration of optical and wireless networks or the role of optical network for the future Internet design.

The scope of the conference includes but is not limited to the following topics:Optical network performance modelling; Advances in Optical Network Theory; Transparent and translucent optical networks; 
Routing and spectrum assignment and flex-grid optical networks; Optical networks for future Internet design; Optical network control and management; Energy efficiency in optical networks; Optical network survivability; Novel architectures for optical routers and switches; Optical networks to support cloud computing; Software defined optical networking; Optical access network architectures and protocols; Techno-economic analysis of optical networks; High speed optical LANs including optical wireless networks; Field trials, new applications and experiments in optical networking; Convergence of optical and wireless networks; and Security and privacy in optical networks.

KTH The Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

Oleg Khaykin, CEO of Viavi Solutions, speaks candidly to Fibre Systems about how to compete in the challenging world of communications test and measurement


Hao Dong describes how innovative optical fibres and cabling could provide substantial benefits for connecting data centres across a wide range of distances


Richard Ednay considers whether fibre characterisation needs to be modified to suit modern optical communication systems that are likely to include coherent transmission


ECOC is the place to be to discover the latest technological and commercial innovations in optical components and networks. Here we highlight some of the exhibitors and events taking place in the exhibition hall.