The Computer Network behind the Social Network
Facebook is one of the biggest Internet content providers in the world. In this talk, we will take a sneak peek of how the edge, backbone, and datacenter networks behind the scene that supports Facebook’s massive infrastructure, which in turn supports its more than 2 billion users through Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, Messenger, Oculus and many more applications.
James Hongyi Zeng leads the network routing team at Facebook. His research focuses on formal network testing, software-defined network, high performance router architecture, and programmable hardware. He received PhD and Master degrees from Stanford University.