The fundamentals of Segment Routing
2019-11-12, 09:30–10:00, Helmut Schmidt Auditorium

This session will focus on the fundamental building blocks of Segment Routing technology, and an overview of technical and business benefits of Segment Routing deployment.


This session provides an overview of the Segment Routing technology and its use cases. This new routing paradigm provides high operational simplicity and maximum network scalability and flexibility. You will get an understanding of the basic concepts behind the Segment Routing technology and its wide applicability ranging from simple transport for MPLS services, traffic engineering and its benefits in the context of software defined networking by introducing a SDN controller as the brain of complex network path calculations.