Luca Muscariello

Principal Engineer

Network Innovation Center - France

Luca Muscariello received the MS in 2002 and PhD in 2006 in EE and CS both from Politecnico di Torino, Italy. He works at Cisco Systems as Principal Engineer and is a research associate at the IRT SystemX. He spent ten years working at Orange Labs (former France Telecom R&D) doing research and innovation in different areas of networking such as quality of service, traffic management, traffic engineering in fixed and mobile networks.He has published more than sixty papers in journals such as IEEE/ACM Transactions, Elsevier Science journals and conference proceedings such as ACM SIGCOMM ICN, ACM SIGMETRICS, IEEE INFOCOM.

He currently works at Cisco in the Chief Architecture and Technology Office (CTAO) on research and development, as well as industrialization of Information-Centric Networking technologies. He was program co-chair of IEEE LANMAN 2018 and general co-chair of IEEE LANMAN 2019, program co-chair of Valuetools 2013, program and general co-chair of ACM SIGCOMM ICN 2014. He has served in the ACM SIGCOMM ICN steering committee until 2016.

He is a senior member of the ACM, IEEE and SEE. He is leading two open source projects for FD.io (Fast data ) in the Linux Foundation Networking Fund (LFN) that focus on high performance implementation of ICN network and transport stacks. He has supervised several interns and five PhD students.


February 19, 2019


Cisco Advances Open-Source Hybrid Information-Centric Networking for 5G

3 min read

Today, Cisco CTAO, announces an open-source version of Cisco’s Hybrid Information-Centric Networking (hICN), a unique network architecture that rethinks communications around information itself, not the location of data.