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    • A GRASP meta-heuristic for evaluating the latency and lifetime impact of critical nodes in large wireless sensor networks 

      Sembroiz Ausejo, David; Ojaghi Kahjogh, Behnam; Careglio, Davide; Ricciardi, Sergio (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2019-11-01)
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      Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) have lately been gaining momentum thanks to the hardware improvements and standardization software efforts. Moreover, the appearance of Internet of Things (IoT) and its reliance on sensors ...
    • A hybrid load-balancing and energy-aware RWA algorithm for telecommunication networks 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Sembroiz Ausejo, David; Palmieri, Francesco; Santos Boada, Germán; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Careglio, Davide (2015-06-25)
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      In the last years, the power consumption of telecommunication networks has attracted the attention of both researchers and field experts in order to contain the associated energy bills and reduce their ecological impact. ...
    • A multiobjective wavelength routing approach combining network and traffic engineering with energy awareness 

      Palmieri, Francesco; Ricciardi, Sergio; Fiore, Ugo; Castiglione, Aniello; Careglio, Davide (2017-12-01)
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      In modern optical networks, infrastructure management is faced with the challenge of using expensive equipment and communication resources as efficiently as possible. This now includes keeping power consumption costs at a ...
    • Digital watermarking techniques and security issues in the information and communication society 

      Nin Guerrero, Jordi; Ricciardi, Sergio (CRC Press and IEEE Press, 2013)
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      Digital watermarking is the process of embedding information into a noise-tolerant digital signal such as image or audio data. Such information is embedded in a way difficult to be removed in order to easily identify ...
    • Eco-sustainable routing in optical networks 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Wang, Jiayuan; Palmieri, Francesco; Careglio, Davide; Manolova, Anna; Santos Boada, Germán (2013-12-01)
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      It is quite easy to foresee that in the next years, the future generation ultra-high speed network infrastructures and equipments will be no longer constrained only by their pure transport capacity, but also by their ...
    • Energy aware paradigm for energy efficient ICT: a systemic approach 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Careglio, Davide; Santos Boada, Germán; Solé Pareta, Josep (2010)
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      In this work we describe the Energy Aware Paradigm we believe should be adopted for successfully designing and deploying energy efficient ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) based systems.
    • Energy-aware routing optimization in dynamic GMPLS controlled optical networks 

      Wang, J; Ricciardi, Sergio; Fagertun, A.M.; Ruepp, Sarah; Careglio, Davide; Dittmann, L. (IEEE, 2012)
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      In this paper, routing optimizations based on energy sources are proposed in dynamic GMPLS controlled optical networks. The influences of re-routing and load balancing factors on the algorithm are evaluated, with a focus ...
    • Energy-efficiency and security issues in the Cisco Nexus virtual distributed switching 

      Peterson, Benjamin; Ricciardi, Sergio; Nin Guerrero, Jordi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
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      Virtualization technologies have brought with them the promise of increased security and energy saving. Such was the case with the Cisco Nexus virtual switching environment. However, possible security issues of this ...
    • Energy-oriented denial of service attacks: an emerging menace for large cloud infrastructures 

      Palmieri, Francesco; Ricciardi, Sergio; Fiore, Ugo; Ficco, Massimo; Castiglione, Aniello (2015-05-01)
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      This work analyzes a new and very subtle kind of security threat that can affect large-scale cloud-based IT service infrastructures, by exploiting the computational resources of their component data center to waste as much ...
    • Energy-oriented models for WDM networks 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Careglio, Davide; Palmieri, Francesco; Fiore, Ugo; Santos Boada, Germán; Solé Pareta, Josep (2010)
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      A realistic energy-oriented model is necessary to formally characterize the energy consumption and the consequent carbon footprint of actual and future high-capacity WDM networks. The energy model describes the energy ...
    • Evaluating energy savings in WoL-enabled networks of PCs 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Santos Boada, Germán; Careglio, Davide; Palmieri, Francesco; Fiore, Ugo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
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      In this paper we present EnergySave, a smart energy-saving system that, by leveraging the consolidated WoL (Wake on LAN) technology, allows the remote wake-up of PCs from a centralized management server, providing easy and ...
    • Evaluating network-based DoS attacks under the energy consumption perspective: new security issues in the coming green ICT area 

      Palmieri, Francesco; Ricciardi, Sergio; Fiore, Ugo (2011)
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      In the green Information and Communication Society (ICS), new form of Denial of Service (DoS) attacks may be put in place: exploiting the computational and storage resources of datacenters with the aim of consuming as much ...
    • GPON and EP2P: a techno-economic study 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Santos Boada, Germán; Careglio, Davide; Domingo Pascual, Jordi (2012)
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      New services like Video on demand/Internet Protocol Television, Voice over IP and high speed Internet access demand very high bandwidth to provide Triple Play services to the customers. The ADSL/ADLS2+ and the VDSL/VDSL2 ...
    • Modeling energy consumption in next-generation wireless access-over-WDM networks with hybrid power sources 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Palmieri, Francesco; Fiore, Ugo; Castiglione, Aniello; Santos Boada, Germán (2013-09)
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      Energy consumption is now one of the most important issues for network carriers, since the majority of the energy needed for their operation is consumed in the wireless access and optical transport networks. The continuous ...
    • OSPF-TE extensions for green routing in optical networks 

      Wang, Jiayuan; Ricciardi, Sergio; Manolova Vasileva, Anna; Ruepp, Sarah; Careglio, Davide; Dittmann, L. (2012)
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      This paper proposes extensions to the OSPF-TE protocol to enable green routing in GMPLS-controlled optical networks. Simulation results show a remarkable reduction in CO 2 emissions by preferring network elements ...
    • Saving energy in data center infrastructures 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Careglio, Davide; Santos Boada, Germán; Solé Pareta, Josep; Fiore, Ugo; Palmieri, Francesco (2011)
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      At present, data centers consume a considerable percentage of the worldwide produced electrical energy, equivalent to the electrical production of 26 nuclear power plants, and such energy demand is growing at fast pace due ...
    • Towards service orchestration between smart grids and telecom networks 

      Ricciardi, Sergio; Santos Boada, Germán; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide; Palmieri, Francesco (Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2013)
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      In the last years, the research efforts in smart grids (SG) and telecommunication networks (TN) have been considerable but never converged to a common view and, due to the lack of strong interactions between the two worlds, ...