The CELTIC-NEXT Flagship Project SASER (Safe and Secure European Routing) is coming to its finalisation at the end of the year.
To celebrate the many results and commercial and societal impacts of this important project, there is a closing ceremony at the project leader’s premises at Alcatel-Lucent in Stuttgart.
Participation in this event is by invitation only
Date: 26 November 2015
Venue: Alcatel-Lucent Stuttgart, Germany
The Internet has become an indispensable part of the infrastructure for most of the aspects of daily life and has developed to a fundamental infrastructure for Europe. The uninterrupted, reliable and secure access to the Internet is seen as a basic right for all citizens and a significant economical factor. The current infrastructure lacks many of those features which are obviously associated with a trusted, safe and secure communication medium. The number of attacks on Internet-connected systems are growing and the attacks have become more serious and more technically complex than in the past.
The SASER project has provided the scientific, technical, and technological concepts and solutions for secure transport networks in the 2020 time frame.
A European solution envisaged by SASER is based on the strengths and expertise in security and high-speed optical transport networks to overcome the bottlenecks and vulnerabilities of today’s electronic all-IP based infrastructure. The SASER consortium combines leading equipment providers, network operators, universities and research institutions and offers the prerequisites for a successful development, implementation and standardisation of the proposed solutions.