Jon-Paul Herron

UITS IU Bloomington

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Areas of Expertise

Research and education networking; GlobalNOC; network engineering; network operations and management; Indiana GigaPoP; IU's involvement in NSF GENI projects; new Internet2 network

Expert Bio

Jon-Paul Herron leads the GlobalNOC's two teams of network engineers, focusing on advanced network troubleshooting, strategic planning and architecture. He has more than 14 years of experience in wide area networking for industry and research and education, with 10 aiding GlobalNOC development.

Herron is also principal investigator for the National Science Foundation's GENI Meta-Operations Center and the Midwest OpenFlow Exchange Initiative projects. The GENI Meta-Operations Center focuses on developing a federated operational model for network research, while the Midwest OpenFlow Exchange Initiative works to build a new high-speed research and education regional OpenFlow network research infrastructure throughout the Midwest.

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Updated on: April 17, 2018