CU ITP Student Hackathon with Cisco

ITP Student Hackathon Sponsored by Cisco

March 20, 2018

March 10, 2018 - Nearly 100 CU Boulder students, including undergraduate and graduate students, participated in ITP's student hackathon sponsored by Cisco. To support the hackathon, Cisco sent a dozen engineers and evangelists from Cisco DevNet who provided guidance to students as they used the Cisco DevNet Sandbox for developers...

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Students from CU Boulder’s ITP Place First at NANOG Hackathon

Feb. 22, 2018

Stude nts enrolled in CU Boulder’s Interdisciplinary Telecom Program (ITP) attended NANOG 72 in Atlanta, Georgia earlier this month where they placed first in the event’s hackathon. The hackathon focused on the development of solutions for network configuration and management, providing an opportunity for teams of engineers and students to...


ITP hosted USTTI

Aug. 4, 2017

ITP hosted a group of 12 network and security engineers from developing nations for a Cyber Security training class as part of the USTTI. Participants were able to lear valuable skills they can use to secure networks and data in their countries. The USTTI was founded 35 years ago to...

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ITP Faculty received research award from Activision

Aug. 2, 2017

Due to Dr. Jim Lansford 's work in furthering wireless technology development and contributions to the IEEE standards development, Activision Publishing awarded him $15,000 in July 2017 for his research. Congratulations Jim!


Summer 2017 NANOG

Aug. 1, 2017

NANOG 70, sponsored by NTT Communications, took place June 5-7, 2017 at Bellevue, WA. The gathering was at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, where NANOG attendees were provided a great opportunity to freshen up skills, learn advanced networking techniques, and discover new applications. One ITP student and one faculty participated in...


FCC’s newly-launched experimental licensing system for wireless research

Aug. 1, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder is one of only two academic institutions to contribute expertise, testing and refinements to the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC's) newly-launched, experimental licensing system for wireless research. The online system, which helps qualified programs and researchers acquire experimental licenses in a matter of days rather than...


ITP Faculty received the Marinus Smith Award

Aug. 1, 2017

ITP Faculty, Dr. Levi Perigo received the Marinus Smith Award on Friday, April 21, with twenty-four other staff and faculty members during a reception hosted by the University of Colorado Boulder New Student & Family Programs office. The awards were presented to the recipients by Amber Cardamone, director of New...

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ITP Hackathon sponsored by Cisco

April 17, 2017

On Saturday, April 15, 2017, ITP students spent a day creating and designing unique and functional coding projects that used both physical and virtual Cisco networking equipment. Students were mentored during the event by engineers from Cisco’s Meraki and DevNet teams. Throughout the day, students came up with projects including...

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ITP Seminar Series - Principles of Internet Governance

April 17, 2017

The ITP Seminar Series was held on Wednesday, April 12th presented by Patrick Ryan, Strategy & Operations Principal at Google. He emphasized that the following topics are his personal views and not those of the company: Open Internet Multi-stakeholder system Threats to openness Examples of WCIT Battle on how the...

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ITP Seminar Series - OpenStack Security

April 17, 2017

The ITP Seminar Series was held on Wednesday, April 5th presented by John Griffith, Principal Software Engineer at SolidFire. OpenStack is extremely relevant in today's technological infrastructure. The discussion was well received because it exposes the students to current topics. John emphasized the following topics: VM vs. "The Cloud" NASA...