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Deploy360 16 March 2018

ISOC’s Hot Topics at IETF 101

By Kevin MeynellFormer Senior Manager, Technical and Operational Engagement

Tomorrow begins IETF 101 in London, United Kingdom, and it’s the third time that an IETF has been held in the country. Following on the heels of our Rough Guide to IETF 101 where we go in-depth about specific topics of interest, the ISOC Internet Technology Team is again highlighting the latest IPv6, DNSSEC, Securing BGP, TLS and IoT related developments as the week progresses.

Below are the sessions that we’ll be following in the coming week. Note this post was written in advance so please check the official IETF 101 agenda for any updates, room changes, or final details.

Monday, 18 March 2018

Tuesday, 19 March 2018

Wednesday, 20 March 2018

Thursday, 21 March 2018

Friday, 22 March 2018

The IETF Hackathon will be held Saturday, 17 March 2018 (09.00-22.00 UTC) and Sunday, 18 March 2018 (09.00-16.00) in the Sovereign Room. The Hackathon provides an opportunity for developers and implementers to discuss ideas, solutions and code to develop practical implementations of IETF standards.

The IETF Code Sprint will also be held on Saturday, 18 March 2018 (09.30-17.30). The Code Sprint brings together volunteers from the IETF Community to work on code for the IETF Datatracker, mailing lists, and other tools used by the IETF community.

You can also read the Internet Society’s latest Rough Guide to IETF 101. In particular, see:

If you can’t get to London next week, you can attend remotely!  Just visit the IETF 101 remote participation page or check out for more options.

Disclaimer: Viewpoints expressed in this post are those of the author and may or may not reflect official Internet Society positions.

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