it's the cv of Csaba Mate, i live in Budapest/Hungary, see my contact details at here,
i was born in 1979. october in Budapest
1986: studied at Bikszadi street elementary school
1992: studied at Gardonyi Geza street elementary school
1994: won a programmer competition at Leovei Klara gymnasium so i started on programmer faculy
1995: started ProgiBBS and SzuNET, a country-wide alternative to fidonet.org based on BugOS
1996: got my driving license
1998: finished at school
1998: first place at Orszagos Innovocios competition with BugOS
1998: started at Gabor Denes foiskola, now university, but i left it
1999: registered tcp/udp port 2554 from iana
1999: third place at Orszagos Innovocios competition with virtual circuits on BugOS
1999: started programmer/mathematics at elte.hu university, but i left it
2000: started my server www.nop.hu on BugOS
2000: started programmer/mathematics at University of Szeged then a recorded presentation about dh, rsa, dsa & ec
2001: internet coffee at Vaci street, Budapest/Hungary, called AMIN based on BugOS
2001: 6th european congress for nurses interested in stomacare webpage hosting based on BugOS
2002: the BE country-wide ordering system for grocery stores, based on BugOS
2002: sztaki.hu ordered the development of a x25-tcp gateway based on BugOS, to sell it to otpbank.hu
2003: started cisco CCNA course at university
2003: own terminal server at the university labour on BugOS
2004: started lectouring at university cisco CCNA course
2005: ipv6 multicast development at university project
2005: certified as cisco CCNA
2005: given lecture hours at university's cisco CCNA course
2005: started working at lnx ltd, later kfki inc, now known as t-systems.hu
2006: certified as cisco CCNP
2007: onyf.hu wan design and implementation based on cisco
2007: Service Provider cisco CCIE certification, number #19295
2008: audi.hu lan design and implementation based on cisco
2008: Routing&switching cisco CCIE certification with the same number, #19295
2009: orfk wan design and implementation based on cisco
2009: vpop wan design and implementation based on cisco
2009: kum lan wan design and implementation based on cisco
2009: mgszh.hu wan design and implementation based on cisco
2009: new project: freeRouter
2010: hbone core redesign based on cisco
2010: full-bgp feed from hbone based on freeRouter
2010: hungarian air traffic control lan wan design based on cisco
2011: cisco CCIE recert: routing&switching
2011: t-systems.hu started to sell a re-branded freeRouter
2012: znet.hu core design and implementation based on cisco
2012: orfk gsm backup design and implementation based on freeRouter
2013: cisco CCIE recert: routing&switching
2014: left my job at t-systems.hu
2014: started working at hbone/as1955
2014: hbone use freeRouter as primary and backup route reflectors
2014: hbone turned off layer2 in capital rings citywide
2015: hbone traffeng design and implementation
2015: hbone bgp redesign based on freeRouter as route reflector and aggregate/bogon/flowspec originator
2015: freeRouter interop test with junos at dante lab
2015: cisco CCIE recert: routing&switching
2015: presentation about freeRouter at ripe71
2016: presentation about freeRouter at peering days
2016: hbone ipv6 ldp design and implementation
2016: hbone segment routing design and implementation
2016: 10 years of active 2x cisco CCIE, now no need to recertify anymore to keep the number
2017: hbone rpki design and implementation
2017: cisco CCIE recert: routing&switching
2017: hbone ddos protection design and implementation on cisco and netscout.com/arbor
2018: hbone dedicated vpn route reflectors on freeRouter
2018: implemented, interop-tested, then co-author and still using bgp compressed updates in freeRouter
2018: sulinet redesign and implementation involving 5k cisco cpe in an mpls vpn for hbone
2018: replaced hbone 3rd route reflector to a virtual cisco
2018: hbone igp and bgp checks now based on freeRouter nrpe exports to remove snmp from hbone
2018: hbone segment routing/mpls design and implementation on cisco
2018: hbone address spoofing detector, own prefix visibility detector on freeRouter
2019: looking glass on freeRouter: "telnet lg.hbone.hu"
2019: probe network on freeRouter
2019: new geant sponsored project: rare/freeRtr, an api to export all the computed tables and necessary configurations
2019: p4lang api design in rare/freeRtr
2019: p4lang/bmv2 implementation in rare/freeRtr
2020: packet forwarding engine with p4lang/dpdk for rare/freeRtr
2020: p4lang/libpcap implementation in rare/freeRtr
2021: packet forwarding engine with intel tofino 1 2 (and probably 3?) "p4lang programmable asic" for rare/freeRtr
2021: packet forwarding engine with xdp/ebpf (in-kernel packet forwarding) for rare/freeRtr
2022: improvements here and there to rare/freeRtr, thanks to geant
2022: helping hbone to measure their cisco maximum bgp peer limits on freeRouter
2022: implementated and co-author of an ietf bgp draft about colorful labelled unicast, an rfc3107++ for plane-a-b mpls cores on freeRouter
2023: implementated an ietf bgp draft, about colorful labelled unicast, an rfc3107++ for plane-a-b mpls cores on freeRouter
2023: improvements here and there to rare/freeRtr and all of it's dataplanes, thanks to geant
2023: rare/freeRtr team got invitation to the eantc.de world sd-mpls congress, more info at upperside conferences
2023: more info about the eantc.de event at the report, bgp-ct with rare/freeRtr-juniper in a 4 box topology, explained in a short post and video

2024: planned end of geant sponsored project: rare/freeRtr for tofino 1/2 (and probably 3?)
2026: forever 2x cisco CCIE emeritus, now without a yearly fee, from now for free
9999: still valid 2x cisco CCIE emeritus

my hobby is developing freeRouter because i can learn a lot from it about the protocols we use worldwide