The GSU chapter of the ACM presents Distributed Content Delivery Systems with Real Time Route Optimization Marco Valero and Jay Robertson Internap Network Services Corporation In today's environment, a poor online experience is a prescription for failure. Today's Internet users demand web sites and video streams that load quickly and without interruption. But with the global scale of the Internet, how do content providers deliver a better experience? Engineers from Internap, a best-in-class IT infrastructure service provider, will explain concepts around modern Internet content delivery systems, and discuss how real time route optimization, global server load balancing, and TCP acceleration can be combined to provide the ultimate online experience. About the Speakers: Marco Valero received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Georgia State University. His expertise includes computer networking, network security, and network optimization. Jay Robertson received his B.S. degree in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology and has more than 15 years of experience in software engineering, systems and network design, online streaming media, and Internet content delivery. Together, they help drive innovation for Internap's performance-optimized network service platform. Win a valuable door prize! One lucky attendee will win a Google Chromecast streaming media player. Wednesday, October 30, 2013 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Room 460, University Center Everyone welcome! Free refreshments! For more information about the GSU ACM chapter, please visit our website: acm.cs.gsu.edu.