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  • Adaptive burst admission and forwarding in OBS networks 

    Rumley, Sébastien; Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Pedroso, Pedro; Gaumier, Christian; Careglio, Davide; Solé Pareta, Josep (IEEE, 2009-07-31)
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    This paper addresses the problem of controlling the performance of optical burst switching (OBS) networks in presence of non-stationary traffic demands. We propose a joint burst admission control and forwarding mechanism ...
  • A GMPLS/OBS network architecture enabling QoS-aware end-to-end burst transport 

    Pedroso, Pedro; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Spadaro, Salvatore; Careglio, Davide; Solé Pareta, Josep; Klinkowski, Miroslaw (2010-07-01)
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    This paper introduces a Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS)-enabled Optical Burst Switched (OBS) network architecture featuring end-to-end QoS-aware burst transport services. This is achieved by setting up ...
  • A GRASP with path-relinking heuristic for the survivable IP/MPLS-over-WSON multi-layer network optimization problem 

    Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Ruiz Ramírez, Marc; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Careglio, Davide; González de Dios, Óscar; Comellas Colomé, Jaume (2013-12)
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    In this paper we deal with the survivable internet protocol (IP)/multi-protocol label switching (MPLS)-over-wavelength switched optical network (WSON) multi-layer network optimization problem (SIMNO). This problem entails ...
  • 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. ...
  • ALLIANCE Project: Architecting a knowledge-defined 5G-enabled network infrastructure 

    Careglio, Davide; Spadaro, Salvatore; Cabellos Aparicio, Alberto; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Barlet Ros, Pere; Gené Bernaus, Joan M.; Paillissé Vilanova, Jordi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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    Leaving the current 4th generation of mobile communications behind, 5G will represent a disruptive paradigm shift integrating access networks, ultra-high capacity access/metro/core optical networks and intra-datacentre ...
  • 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 ...
  • An analysis of Regenerator Placement strategies for a Translucent OBS network architecture 

    Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Careglio, Davide; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Solé Pareta, Josep (2010-09-28)
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    Most research works in optical burst switching (OBS) networks do not take into account the impact of physical layer impairments (PLIs) either by considering fully transparent (i.e., using optical 3R regeneration) or opaque ...
  • An interoperable GMPLS/OBS Control Plane: RSVP and OSPF extensions proposal 

    Pedroso, Pedro; Careglio, Davide; Casellas, Ramon; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Solé Pareta, Josep (E. Leitgeb, W. Kogler, Z. Ghassemlooy, 2008-07-31)
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    The GMPLS/OBS Control Plane is a bold research topic. Optical Burst Switching (OBS) networks need to be capable to be rapidly reconfigured with the aim of achieving an efficient use of bandwidth, low latency and high ...
  • A novel impairment aware RWA algorithm with consideration of QoT estimation inaccuracy 

    Azodolmolky, Siamak; Pointurier, Yvan; Angelou, Marianna; Careglio, Davide; Solé Pareta, Josep; Tomkos, Ioannis (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2011-04)
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    In all-optical networks the physical layer impairments accumulate along a lightpath and also vary dynamically, and a number of impairment aware routing and wavelength assignment (IA-RWA) techniques have been proposed in ...
  • A novel monitor placement algorithm for accurate performance monitoring in optical networks 

    Angelou, Marianna; Pointurier, Yvan; Azodolmolky, Siamak; Careglio, Davide; Spadaro, Salvatore; Tomkos, Ioannis (2011)
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    We propose a novel monitor placement algorithm that reduces significantly the number of monitors required to accurately assess the QoT of all lightpaths established in an optical network, compared to other monitor placement ...
  • A novel offline physical layer impairments aware RWA algorithm with dedicated path protection consideration 

    Azodolmolky, Siamak; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Pointurier, Yvan; Angelou, Marianna; Careglio, Davide; Solé Pareta, Josep; Tomkos, Ioannis (2010-10-15)
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    Physical layer impairments accumulate as light propagates through a lightpath in the transparent optical networks. Therefore, it is possible to provision a lightpath, while its quality of transmission (QoT) does not meet ...
  • A novel SDN enabled hybrid optical packet/circuit switched data centre network: the LIGHTNESS approach 

    Peng, Shuping; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Zervas, George; Spadaro, Salvatore; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Careglio, Davide; Becerra Fontal, Yolanda; Farreras Esclusa, Montserrat (2014)
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    Current over-provisioned and multi-tier data centre networks (DCN) deploy rigid control and management platforms, which are not able to accommodate the ever-growing workload driven by the increasing demand of ...
  • AnyTraffic labeled routing 

    Papadimitriou, Dimitri; Pedroso, Pedro; Careglio, Davide (IEEE Computer Society Publications, 2010-05-23)
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    This paper investigates routing algorithms that compute paths along which combined unicast and multicast traffic can be forwarded altogether, i.e., over the same path. For this purpose, the concept of AnyTraffic group is ...
  • AnyTraffic labeled routing for static and dynamic traffic 

    Papadimitriou, Dimitri; Pedroso, Pedro; Careglio, Davide (2009-09-25)
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    This paper investigates routing algorithms that compute paths along which combined unicast and multicast traffic can be forwarded altogether, i.e., over the same path. For this purpose, the concept of AnyTraffic group is ...
  • AnyTraffic routing algorithm for label-based forwarding 

    Pedroso, Pedro; Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Papadimitriou, Dimitri; Careglio, Davide; Klinkowski, Miroslaw (2009-06-11)
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    The high capacity provided by packet-switched networks is supporting the proliferation of bandwidth intensive multimedia applications which require multicasting capability. As a consequence a mixed traffic scenario where ...
  • AnyTraffic routing algorithm for label-based forwarding 

    Pedroso, Pedro; Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Papadimitriou, Dimitri; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide (IEEE Press and Wiley, 2009-11-30)
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    The high capacity provided by packet-switched networks is supporting the proliferation of bandwidth intensive multimedia applications which require multicasting capability. As a consequence on today’s networks, unicast ...
  • A performance overview of quality of service mechanisms in optical burst switching networks 

    Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide; Solé Pareta, Josep; Marciniak, Marian (Springer, 2009-04-01)
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    This Chapter addresses the problem of quality of service (QoS) provisioning in optical burst switching (OBS) networks. OBS is a photonic network technology aiming at efficient transport of IP traffic. The lack of optical ...
  • A performance survey on deflection routing techniques for OBS networks 

    Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Rumley, Sébastien; Careglio, Davide; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Pedroso, Pedro; Solé Pareta, Josep; Gaumier, Christian (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2009)
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    In this paper, we present a survey comparing different deflection routing based techniques applied to optical burst switching (OBS) networks. For such study we consider the E-OBS architecture proposed in [1] which is an ...
  • A routing and spectrum assignment problem in optical OFDM networks 

    Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide (2011)
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    Optical Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (O-OFDM) is a novel and attractive modulation technology enabling flexible sub-wavelength and super-channel transmission in optical networks. In an OFDM-based optical ...
  • A simulation study of combined routing and contention resolution algorithms in connection-oriented OPS network scenario 

    Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Spadaro, Salvatore; Sánchez López, Sergio; Solé Pareta, Josep (IEEE Press and Wiley, 2004-10-12)
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    Connection-oriented optical packet-switched network integrates MPLS and OPS layers to exploit the best of electronic and optical technologies. In particular, routing components use enhanced routing algorithms to compute ...