Community Attendees:

Lingli Deng ,

Walter Miron,  

Nadathur Sundar ,

@Andrei Agapi (DT),

@Michael Rooke,

Muddasar Ahmed,

Arash Salarian ,

@Keith Grueneberg

@Malcom Nicholas

N.K. Shankaranarayanan

Olaf Renner 


  • Start the Recording
  • Antitrust Policy
  • Agenda Bashing (Roll Call, Action Items (5 minutes)
  • General Topics
    • <Topics>


  • Include AI for security for AI in the context of operations
    • security itself - Security for AI itself is probably too broad for this group
    • identification of security issues using AI to find them
  • Introductions
  • Key Deliverables
    • How to create and maintain public Networking data sets for research and development of AI applications? (Ranked #1 in GB member survey)

      • dataset top GB priority but one of the more difficult to accomplish

      • Frank - thinks that there may be some information out there that can be leveraged
      • Walter K - Thoth project under Anuket can donate its assets
      • Jason - We should not limit ourselves to just assets coming from members, but look at public assets as well
      • Muddasar - what are the key networking use cases and what are already available - customer care would be a logical one - can break some of this down for the next meeting.
    • What are some feasible goals (short term) in creation of AI powered Network Operations technologies?

    • Evaluate existing Networking AI assets coming from member company contributions

    • Analyze generic base AI models and recommend creation of Network specific base models (Ranked high in GB member survey

Action items

  • Kenny Paul set up bi-weekly cadence for this call same time slot.
  • Casey Cain to create a Use case & assets page  
  • Casey Cain to create a page for work streams