Session 2C: End-to-End
However the intrinsic distributed nature of the Internet, without end-to-end governance or even global vision on the coherence and performance of the different infrastructures, the seriousness of management, the enforcement of security, and the stability of application protocols make it difficult to have a seamless service between users around the world.
Among the different stumbling stones paving the way before us when travelling the Internet, one can easily extract a subset of major well-known ones considered to be a "pain in the neck" by the users:
The E2E session will ingenuously reveal why things do not work as they should by raising the issues and expectations forming the basis for the debate that follows.
Panel: Harald Alvestrand, Brian Carpenter, Jon Crowcroft, Dietmar Erwin, Daniel Karrenberg, François Fluckiger and Lawrence Lessig