PhD Student
at IMDEA Networks

Research interests

Internet infrastructure. Interconnection. Internet Exchange Points. BGP.

Short biography

Sofía Silva Berenguer holds a degree in Telematics Engineering from Universidad de Montevideo. Sofía joined the IMDEA Networks research team in February 2015.

During her professional career Sofía has worked with different technologies and has performed research related to topics such as the Internet, Routing, Security, the Domain Name System (DNS), the Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI), Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC), Anycast, and Internet Exchange Points.

Before joining IMDEA Networks and up to December 2014, Sofía worked as Senior Security and Stabiity Specialist at the Internet Address Registry for Latin America and the Caribbean (LACNIC). She originally joined LACNIC's Registration Services Department as Hostmaster/Policy Officer, and later went on to work as Infrastructure, Systems and Security Engineer within the organization's Technical Department.

Before joining LACNIC, Sofia worked in IBM Uruguay's Networking department and was Head of Computer Security for an outsourcing project by IBM.

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