African Network Operators Group

AfNOG 2004 Workshop on Network Technology

AfNOG 2004 Atelier sur les Technologies Réseau

Dakar, Sénégal

16 to 21 May 2004

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This Workshop on Network Technology is held from 16 to 21 May 2004, in conjunction with the fifth meeting of the African Network Operators Group, AfNOG 2004, which takes place on 22 and 23 May 2004.

The venue for both the Workshop and the AfNOG meeting is the Hotel Ngor-Diarama in Dakar, Sénégal.

The workshop aims to offer advanced training to operators of existing African Internet Service Providers (ISPs) who are participants in the process of developing and enhancing a national Internet with regional and international connectivity.

This workshop builds upon the experiences of the previous AfNOG workshops held in Cape Town (South Africa) in 2000, Accra (Ghana) in 2001, Lomé (Togo) in 2002, Kampala (Uganda) in 2003, and the Internet Society's INET workshops held fr 1993-2000 at eight locations around the world.


The goals of the Workshop are:

Workshop tracks / Thèmes des ateliers

An intensive program of instruction is planned for the workshop, composed of two instructional tracks in English, and one in French. Participants attend only one of the tracks, since the tracks run concurrently. All participants will engage in extensive hands-on training, setting up and managing prototype infrastructure and services.

Detailed information for each track appears below.

Additional Material