Speaker details

I2CAT (Spain)

Jordi Ferrer Riera

Jordi is a research engineer at the i2CAT Foundation. He obtained his MSc in Computer Science in June 2009 at Facultat d'Informàtica de Barcelona (FIB), centre belonging to the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC). He achieved the Telematic Networks and Operating Systems profile. He joins the Network Technologies Cluster of the i2CAT foundation as a software engineer in early 2007 for developing the MANTICORE (Making APN Network Topologies in the Internet COREs) project (2007-2008). In 2008 he starts his collaboration in the FP6 EU funded integrated project PHOSPHORUS (Lambda User Controlled Infrastructure for European Research) IST-034115. In 2009 he also starts working in the MANTICORE II project, an enhanced version of the first proof-of-concept prototype. He also collaborates with the GLIF Generic Network Interface Technical Group (GNI-TG), adapting the Harmony Service Interface (HSI) to the GNI specification. In 2010, he starts collaborating actively in the FP7 EU funded GEYSERS (Generalised Architecture for Dynamic Infrastrucutre Services). At the moment, he participates in the FP7 EU SODALES project (Software-Defined Access Using Low-Energy Sub-Systems) and he is WP Leader within the FP7 EU CONTENT project (Convergence of Wireless Optical Network and IT resources in support of Cloud Services). He is also a Ph. D. candidate of the Design and Evaluation of Broadband Networks and Services group within the Telematics Engineering Department of the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC). His research topics are focused on optical network virtualization, infrastructure as a service paradigm, Grid and Cloud computing, cross-domain virtualization, software-defined networking, and network functions virtualization.

Jordi Ferrer Riera is a speaker in the following presentations: