Aug 8-12, 2022: Suva, Fiji
The Pacific Network Operators Group met at the Pacific-Japan ICT Centre. NSRC Engineer and Trainer Philip Smith co-taught a Routing Infrastructure and Security Operations Workshop with Edwin Sandys from the University of the South Pacific.
July 12-13, 2021: Sri Lanka
NSRC Assistant Director Hervey Allen presented a tutorial covering core network monitoring and management concepts including newer more scaleable tools and techniques and what is meant by “observing” vs. monitoring. 100 participants were introduced to Prometheus, Grafana, Elastiflow and Kibana.
November 23-27: Online
NSRC trainers, volunteers and staff Hervey Allen, Carlos Armas, José Domínguez, Miguel Hernandez, Rolando Perez and Carlos Vicente worked together to provide a hands-on, interactive, on-line workshop in Spanish on Network Monitoring and Management as part of the 2020 Workshops for America Latina andthe Caribbean (WALC) event organized by EsLaRed. Thirty five participants from 14 countries took part in the activity that used the new NSRC cloud-based Virtual Training Platform.
September 2020: Ekiti, Nigeria
NSRC trainer and Mozilla OIE Fellow Seun Ojedeji conducted a 3-day workshop for the Ekiti State connectivity initiative in Nigeria. The workshop covered Network Monitoring & Management with 16 participants. The State of Ekiti drastically reduced the Right-of-Way cost for laying fibre optic in May 2020 in order to spur broadband adoption, education, as well as technical innovation and business creation.