Carrier Interest Group F2F/mini-prpl Summit

Carrier Interest Group Face-to-Face/prpl Mini-Summit – May 31-June 1 – Silicon Valley

Meeting location: 1700 Technology Drive, San Jose, CA, 95110 – Participate remotely

The Carrier Interest Group Face-to-Face will be held on May 31 and June 1. Soraya Kasnavi of Qualcomm has graciously offered to host at the Qualcomm office in San Jose. In order to make the best use of prpl Member time and travel resources, we’re inviting other prpl groups to schedule meetings as well, making this a prpl Mini-Summit. If you would like other topics added, please let your group chairs know or bring them up on your group’s Basecamp or mailing list.

The CIG and its subcommittees, and other group chairs have suggested the following agenda items which may adjust a bit based upon how much progress is made before the meetings. The agenda topics are as follows:

May 31

9AM – Low-Level API Subgroup – Chairs: Felix Fietkau, Wouter Cloutens

  • Review/finalize WLAN Recommendations
  • Get feedback from chipset makers
  • Review status of implementation
  • Strategies for current non-standard extensions as well as avoiding them in the future
  • Review and feedback by invited Linux-Wireless developers
  • Discuss testing strategy (verification of compliance)
  • Discuss common APIs for GPIO/LED/PBC

12:45PM – Lunch

2PM – TrustContinuum – Chairs: Majid Bemanian, Nick Cook

  • Presentation of TrustContinuum API
  • Presentation of TrustContinuum Demo

4PM – prplwrt – Security Subgroup discussion

June 1

9AM – Software Stack Independent API – Chairs: Bruce Horowitz, Sukru Senli, Wouter Cloutens

  • Presentation from Pedro Santos, Vodafone
  • Presentation from Wouter Cloutens, SoftAtHome
  • Presentation from Sukru Senli, Inteno
  • Presentation from Pasquale Bombino, ADB
  • Resolve architecture of the solution. (Hopefully this will be a short discussion and will have been resolved prior to the F2F)
  • Discuss and consider proposals for WiFi object model
  • Discuss and evaluate security considerations
  • Deciding next steps

12:45PM – Lunch & Live Demo of prpl Security Framework – Cesare Garlati

2PM – Carrier Interest Group – Chairs: Pasquale Bombino, Wojtek Makowski

Carrier Interest Group roundtable discussion on each party’s views and strategies in the following areas:

  • Broadband : Vision and thoughts on future evolution and services in Broadband domain
  • RDK : While from RDK-V (Video) part is a bit more clear the market and B2B proposition, from RDK-B (Broadband) perspective it seems there is not yet a common understanding, common proposition and strategy.
  • Virtualization : More and more Operators are trying to “virtualize” as much as possible for cutting their operational costs. What your vision and strategy on this?
  • 5G : 5G mobile may become the next Broadband Technology of choice wherever FTTH is not available. Of course it will be for the next 2-4 years products, btw active discussion on technology, proposition, bandwidth utilization, regulatory aspects is ongoing. What’s your vision and strategy on this?
  • WiFi 802.11ad : This seems to be the next generation trend for devices/products.
  • IoT : products and solutions for IoT (E2E including Cloud platforms) are exploding and the chipset vendors are investing money on it.
  • Any other technologies or solutions?

Attending the Summit

  1.  There is a parking structure behind the building you may use
  2. Please check-in at the main lobby reception desk at building D and get a name tag
  3. Walk over to building E beside the building D. there is no reception in building E.
  4. I will be meeting you at building E lobby

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