March 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bayview Yards
7 Bayview Station Road
Ottawa ON
K1Y 2C5
Anna Maystruk
Open Source Networking Meetup @ Bayview Yards

Join CENGN and the Linux Foundation for another Open Source Networking Meetup at Invest Ottawa’s Bayview Yards!

This event will discuss open source technology like Software Defined Networking (SDN), Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), Management and Orchestration (MANO), cloud, data analytics, and the acceleration of underlying infrastructure. We focus on the Linux Foundation networking projects: DPDK, FD.io, ONAP, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, PNDA, and SNAS, as well as other open source initiatives.

This time we’ll be hearing from Carl Buchmann, Systems Engineer at Arista Networks, discussing Ansible Network Automation and Frank Rayal, Founding Partner at Xona Partners, discussing business case drivers of edge computing.

The meetup will take place on March 26th at 5:00 pm. It will include presentations from tech industry representatives, an opportunity to network with some of Ottawa’s most innovative professions, and complimentary beer, drinks, and pizza!

No purchase required, this is a FREE event.


5:00 pm – Doors open

5:30 pm – Complimentary food and drinks

6:00 pm – Introduction by Rick Penwarden, Marketing Manager at CENGN

6:10 pm – IO Services Snapshot by David Wright, Business Development Strategist at Invest Ottawa

6:15 pm – Presentation #1: Carl Buchmann presenting ‘Ansible Network Automation with Arista CloudVision and Arista Validated Designs’

7:00 pm – Presentation #2: Frank Rayal presenting ‘Economics of the Edge: Highlights of the Business Case Drivers’

7:45 pm & Onward – Opportunity to hangout, ask questions, and network


We look forward to seeing you there!