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    • Demonstration of C/S based hardware accelerated QoT estimation tool in dynamic impairment-aware optical network 

      Simeonidou, Dimitra; Nejabati, Reza; Qin, Yixuan; Cheng, Kevin C.S.; Triay Marquès, Joan; Escalona, Eduard; Zervas, Georgios S.; Zarris, George; Amaya González, Norberto; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010)
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      An enhanced version of hardware accelerated QoT estimation tool in impairment-aware optical network is demonstrated and evaluated against the different number of lightpaths and wavelengths per link. It outperforms the ...
    • Demonstration of reconfigurable virtual data center networks enabled by OPS with QoS guarantees 

      Miao, Wang; Peng, Shuping; Spadaro, Salvatore; Bernini, Giacomo; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Ferrer Ferré, Àlex; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Zervas, Georgios; Nejabati, Reza; Ciulli, Nicola; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Dorren, Harm; Calabretta, Nicola (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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      We demonstrate a reconfigurable virtual datacenter network by utilizing statistical multiplexing offered by scalable and flow-controlled optical switching system. Results show QoS guarantees by the priority assignment and ...
    • Demonstration of the benefits of SDN technology for all-optical data centre virtualisation 

      Jackson, Chris; Nejabati, Reza; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Pagès Cruz, Albert; Galili, Michael; Spadaro, Salvatore; Simeonidou, Dimitra (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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      An integrated software stack made up of extended OpenStack, OpenDaylight and custom OpenFlow agents enabling Virtual Data Centre deployment on an all-optical architecture employing hollow-core fibre, TDM fast switches and ...
    • Dynamic impairment-aware optical networking: some experimental results of the EU DICONET project 

      Spadaro, Salvatore; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Angelou, Marianna; Azodolmolky, Siamak; Qin, Yixuan; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Tomkos, Ioannis (2011)
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      The paper presents some results from the experimental validation of the achievements of the EU DICONET project. Specifically, the DICONET test-bed is presented and the experiments conducted for the performance evaluation ...
    • Enabling multi-tenancy in hybrid optical packet/circuit switched data center networks 

      Peng, Shuping; Nejabati, Reza; Guo, Bingli; Shu, Yan; Zervas, Georgios; Spadaro, Salvatore; Pagès Cruz, Albert; Simeonidou, Dimitra (2014)
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      In a flattened optical data center network employing hybrid technologies, multi-tenancy is enabled by a new virtual data center embedding method that is equipped with network-aware VM placement exploiting the advanced but ...
    • Experimental demonstration of a novel QoS-aware hybrid optical network 

      Simeonidou, Dimitra; Escalona, Eduard; Qin, Yixuan; Zervas, Georgios; Triay Marquès, Joan; Zarris, George; Amaya González, Norberto; Nejabati, Reza; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010)
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      This paper presents a hybrid optical test-bed controlled by a hardware-accelerated control plane capable of dynamically provisioning the most suitable route according to the requirements of the client technology and the ...
    • Experimental demonstration of a self-optimised multi-bit-rate optical network 

      Simeonidou, Dimitra; Zervas, Georgios S.; Zarris, George; Amaya González, Norberto; Triay Marquès, Joan; Escalona, Eduard; Qin, Yixuan; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Nejabati, Reza (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010)
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      This paper proposes an innovative self-managed optical network architecture for heterogenous transparent optical networks. A self-optimized dynamic network testbed that comprises multiple multi bit-rate ligthpaths on a ...
    • LIGHTNESS: a deeply-programmable SDN-enabled data centre network with OCS/OPS Multicast/Unicast switch-over 

      Saridis, JM; Peng, Shpuping; Yan, Yan; Aguado, Alejandro; Buo, Bingli; Arslan, M; Jackson, C; Miao, Wang; Calabretta, Nicola; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Spadaro, Salvatore; Bernini, Giacomo; Ciulli, Nicola; Zervas, G; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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      We demonstrate an all-optical dynamic DCN utilizing a fully SDN-enabled data-plane including programmable FPGA-based NICs, offering Network Function Virtualization OCS/OPS driven multicasting for Virtual DC applications ...
    • Multi-service MAC-enabled OBS networks 

      Triay Marquès, Joan; Zervas, Georgios; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra (2010-03)
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      In this paper, a novel multi-service architectural solution based on a MAC protocol for mesh OBS networks is designed and the network performance among TDM services and connectionless burst transmissions is evaluated through ...
    • Orchestrating virtual slices in data centre infrastructures with optical DCN 

      Pagès Cruz, Albert; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Montero Herrera, Rafael; Landi, Giada; Capitani, Marco; Gallico, Domenico; Biancani, Matteo; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Spadaro, Salvatore (2019-07-01)
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      The emergence of new paradigms and services is pushing the limits of nowadays cloud infrastructures. It is a fact that current solutions lack in the flexibility and configurability to adapt to heterogeneous requirements ...
    • Planning of dynamic virtual optical cloud infrastructures: the GEYSERS approach 

      Tzanakaki, Anna; Anastasopoulos, Markos; Landi, Giada; Bernini, Giacomo; Ciulli, Nicola; Riera, Jordi; Escalona Zorita, Eduard; García Espin, Joan Antoni; Hesselbach Serra, Xavier; Figuerola Fernández, Sergi; Peng, Shuping; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Parniewicz, Damian; Belter, Bartosz (2014-01-01)
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      This article focuses on planning and replanning of virtual infrastructures over optical cloud infrastructures comprising integrated optical network and IT resources. This concept has been developed in the context of the ...
    • QoS-Enabled distributed access on optical burst-switched networks 

      Triay Marquès, Joan; Zervas, Georgios; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010-01)
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      Optical Burst Switching (OBS) has been proposed as an efficient technology to cope with the ever increasing bursty traffic on the Internet. The emergence of a broad range of network-driven applications (e.g. multimedia, ...
    • Research in optical burst switching within the e-Photon/ONe network of excellence 

      González de Dios, Óscar; Aracil Rico, Javier; Akar, Nail; Bjornstad, Steinar; Casoni, Maurizio; Christodoulopoulos, K.; Careglio, Davide; Fernández Palacios, Juan Pedro; Gauger, C.; Tosi Beleffi, Giorgio M.; Stol, Norvald; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Raffaelli, Carla; Overby, Harald; Nejabati, Reza; Morató, Daniel; Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Karasan, Ezhan; Hu, Guoqiang; Vlachos, K. (2007-02)
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      This paper presents a summary of Optical Burst Switching (OBS) research within the VI framework program e-Photon/ONe network of excellence. The paper includes network aspects such as routing techniques, resilience and ...
    • SDN-enabled OPS with QoS guarantee for reconfigurable virtual data center networks 

      Miao, Wang; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Peng, Shuping; Spadaro, Salvatore; Bernini, Giacomo; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Zervas, Georgios; Nejabati, Reza; Ciulli, Nicola; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Dorren, Harm; Calabretta, Nicola (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-07-01)
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      Optical packet switching (OPS) can enhance the performance of data center networks (DCNs) by providing fast and large-capacity switching capability. Benefiting from the software-defined networking (SDN) control plane, which ...
    • SDN-enabled programmable optical packet/circuit switched intra data centre network 

      Guo, Bingli; Peng, Shuping; Jackson, Chris; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Spadaro, Salvatore; Nejabati, Reza (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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      We demonstrated an SDN-enabled optical DCN leveraging AoD, OPS, FPGA-based ToR with extended OpenDayLight controller and extended OF protocol. Experimental results show application-aware OCS/OPS connection provisioning ...
    • The dichotomy of distributed and centralized control: METRO-HAUL, when control planes collide for 5G networks 

      King, Daniel; Farrel, Adrian; King, Emiko Nishida; Casellas Regi, Ramon; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Nejabati, Reza; Lord, Andrew (2019-07)
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      Automating the provisioning of 5G services, deployed over a heterogeneous infrastructure (in terms of domains, technologies, and management platforms), remains a complex task, yet driven by the constant need to provide ...