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Juniper Networks to Demonstrate Industry's First BGP-Based VPLS Implementation at MPLS Congress in Paris

Where: MPLS Congress, Hotel Sofitel, Paris, February 4 - 7, 2003 Stand 102/103

What: At this year's MPLS Congress in Paris, France, Juniper Networks will showcase its full range of Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions, including a demonstration of the industry's first BGP-based implementation of VPLS. Representing Juniper Networks at the congress are distinguished engineers Yakov Rekhter and Kireeti Kompella, two of the world's leading authorities on MPLS.

Demonstrations on the stand include:

  • Layer 3 VPN IPv4/IPv6
  • Layer 2 VPN
  • VPLS (Virtual Private LAN Services)

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Juniper Networks presentations at the congress include:

  • 5 Feb - 9.00 am: Keynote by Yakov Rekhter, Engineer, Juniper Networks
  • 6 Feb - 16.00 pm: Virtual Private LAN Services by Hector Avalos, Technical Director EMEA PTTs, Juniper Networks
  • 7 Feb - 11.00 am: Overall Philosophy of the Approaches & Details of the Protocol Changes by Kireeti Kompella, Engineer, Juniper Networks
  • 7 Feb - 16.30 pm: Provider-Provisioned IPV6 Virtual Private Networks by Jean-Marc Uze, Consulting Engineer, Juniper Networks

About Juniper Networks, Inc.

Juniper Networks transforms the business of networking by converting a commodity - bandwidth - into a dependable, secure, and highly valuable corporate asset. Founded in 1996 to meet the stringent demands of service providers, Juniper Networks is now relied upon by the world's leading network operators, government agencies, research and education institutions, and information-intensive enterprises as the foundation for uncompromising networks. Juniper Networks is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.

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