AtlanticWave SDX

Researchers at Georgia Tech and Florida International University (FIU) have launched the AtlanticWave SDX project to develop a network controller that will prioritize and route large amounts of data on research and education networks without slowing down the internet for everyone else. Sean Donovan, lead software developer and research scientist with IPaT and GT-RNOC, presented the first version of the network controller at a recent conference where he received feedback from network operators and engineers and discussed challenges of the project, including discovering that not everyone understands how bandwidth works.  Read more