Google Research

Cloud Networking

Our team explores all aspects of networking and distributed system research, to design and build the most reliable, highly secured and fastest Cloud networks.

About the team

We constantly evolve cloud networking solutions to provide a great cloud experience to billions of users. Our focus area covers customer-facing networking API design to the network data and control plane programming including HW programming. We exercise the Hybrid Research model by deploying our solutions in the Google Cloud Platform, which is one of the largest and fastest-growing cloud providers in industry.

Our researchers come from diversified backgrounds: networking, distributed systems, network security, kernel programming and algorithms. Many members of our team have extensive research experience with publication in conferences such as SIGCOMM, NSDI, SOSP, and OSDI.

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