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What network teams need to know to be successful in 2023

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60 minutes

Join Kentik and Arelion as we discuss events affecting global connectivity, trends in RPKI compliance, the importance of BGP monitoring, and reveal how Arelion keeps an eye on its market share and competitive activity.

Doug Madory, Director of Internet Analysis at Kentik and Mattias Fridström, Vice President & Chief Evangelist at Arelion will share what network teams can do right now to ensure a successful 2023.



Mattias B. Fridström

With over 20 years in the telecommunications industry, Mattias Fridström can be considered a veteran – but his enthusiasm hasn’t faded.

Mattias combines expert knowledge with anecdotes from behind the scenes and deep insight into the networked economy: What are the challenges of tomorrow for network providers? How can we meet ever-increasing traffic demand and customer quality expectations within the same cost frame?

Mattias holds an M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wollongong, Australia. Since joining Telia in 1996, he has worked in a number of senior roles within Telia Carrier / Arelion and most recently as CTO. Since July 2016 he is Arelion´s (former Telia Carrier) Chief Evangelist.


Doug Madory

Doug Madory is the director of internet analysis for Kentik where he works on internet infrastructure analysis. The Washington Post dubbed him “The Man who can see the Internet” for his reputation in identifying significant developments in the global layout of the internet. Doug is regularly quoted by major news outlets about developments ranging from national blackouts to BGP hijacks to the activation of submarine cables. Prior to Kentik, he was the lead analyst for Oracle’s internet intelligence team (formerly Dyn Research and Renesys).

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60 minutes