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  • Active PCE demonstration performing elastic operations and hitless defragmentation in flexible grid optical networks 

    Paolucci, Francesco; Castro Casales, Alberto; Fresi, Francesco; Imran, Muhammad; Giorgetti, Alessio; Bhownik, Bishanka Brata; Berrettini, Gianluca; Meloni, Gianluca; Cugini, Filippo; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Poti, Luca; Castoldi, Piero (2015-02-01)
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  • An architecture to support autonomic slice networking 

    Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Izquierdo Zaragoza, José Luis; Paolucci, Francesco; Vela, Alba P.; Sgambelluri, Andrea; Ruiz Ramírez, Marc; Cugini, Filippo (2017-09-01)
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    IEEE Network slices combine resource virtualization with the isolation level required by future 5G applications. In addition, the use of monitoring and data analytics help to maintain the required network performance, while ...
  • Building autonomic optical whitebox-based networks 

    Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Sgambelluri, Andrea; Casellas Regi, Ramón; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Izquierdo Zaragoza, José Luis; Fresi, Francesco; Paolucci, Francesco; Martínez Rivera, Ricardo Victor; Riccardi, Emilio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-08-01)
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    Disaggregation at the optical layer is expected to bring benefits to network operators by enriching the offering of available solutions and enabling the deployment of optical nodes that better fit their needs. In this ...
  • Dynamic core VNT adaptability based on predictive metro-flow traffic models 

    Morales Alcaide, Fernando; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Paolucci, Francesco; Ruiz Ramírez, Marc; Cugini, Filippo; Castoldi, Piero; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-12-01)
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    MPLS-over-optical virtual network topologies (VNTs) can be adapted to near-future traffic matrices based on predictive models that are estimated by applying data analytics on monitored origin-destination (OD) traffic. ...
  • Experimental assessment of ABNO-driven multicast connectivity in flexgrid networks 

    Gifre Renom, Lluís; Paolucci, Francesco; Gonzalez de Dios, Oscar; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Contreras, Luis Miguel; Cugini, Filippo; Castoldi, Piero; López Álvarez, Victor (2015-01-14)
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    The increasing demand of internet services is pushing cloud services providers to increase the capacity of their data centers (DC) and create DC federations, where two or more cloud providers interconnect their infrastructures. ...
  • Experimental assessment of in-operation spectrum defragmentation 

    Gifre Renom, Lluís; Paolucci, Francesco; Aguado, Alejandro; Casellas Regi, Ramón; Castro Casales, Alberto; Cugini, Filippo; Castoldi, Piero; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; López Grimau, Víctor (2014-06-01)
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    Dynamic operation of flexgrid networks might cause optical spectrum to be divided into fragments, which makes it difficult finding contiguous spectrum of the required width for incoming connection requests, leading thus ...
  • Experimental demonstration of an active stateful PCE performing elastic operations and hitless defragmentation 

    Castro Casales, Alberto; Paolucci, Francesco; Fresi, Francesco; Imran, Muhammad; Bhowmik, Bishanka; Berrettini, Gianluca; Meloni, Gianluca; Giorgetti, Alessio; Cugini, Filippo; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Poti, Luca; Castoldi, Piero (2013)
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    An experimental demonstration of active stateful PCE for flexgrid networks is presented. The PCE enables elastic operations on established connections and, when required, performs hitless defragmentation of spectrum ...
  • Experimental demonstration of multi-vendor and multi-domain elastic optical network with data and control interoperability over a pan-european test-bed 

    González de Dios, Oscar; Casellas Regi, Ramón; Paolucci, Francesco; Napoli, Antonio; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Dupas, Arnaud; Hugues Salas, Emilio; Morro, Roberto; Belotti, Sergio; Meloni, Gianluca; Rahman, Talha; López Álvarez, Victor; Martínez Rivera, Ricardo Victor; Fresi, Francesco; Bohn, Marc; Yan, Shuangyi; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Layec, Patricia; Fernández Palacios, Juan Pedro (2016-04-01)
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    The operation of multidomain and multivendor EONs can be achieved by interoperable sliceable bandwidth variable transponders (S-BVTs), a GMPLS/BGP-LS-based control plane, and a planning tool. The control plane is extended ...
  • Filter optimization in SDN-based flexgrid networks 

    Paolucci, Francesco; Fresi, Francesco; Castro Casales, Alberto; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Cugini, Filippo; Sambo, Nicola; Giorgetti, Alessio; Poti, Luca; Castoldi, Piero (Optical Society of American (OSA), 2014)
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    The novel super-filter technique for flexgrid optical networks is proposed to compact spectrum-contiguous lightpaths. The technique is applied in a specifically extended SDN architecture, showing significant gains in terms ...
  • First demonstration of multi-vendor and multi-domain EON with S-BVT and control interoperability over Pan-European testbed 

    González de Dios, Oscar; Casellas Regi, Ramón; Paolucci, Francesco; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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    The operation of multi-domain and multi-vendor EONscan be achieved by interoperable Sliceable Bandwidth Variable Transponders, a GMPLS/ BGP-LS -based control plane and a planning tool. This paper reports the first full ...
  • First experimental assessment of ABNO-driven in-operation flexgrid network re-optimization 

    Gifre Renom, Lluís; Paolucci, Francesco; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Aguado, Alejandro; Cugini, Filippo; Castoldi, Piero; López Álvarez, Victor (2015-02-01)
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    Traffic affected by link failures can be recovered using path restoration schemes. In dynamically operated networks provided with a control plane, restoration algorithms run in a centralized element, such as the path ...
  • First experimental demonstration of ABNO-driven in-operation flexgrid network re-optimization 

    Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Paolucci, Francesco; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Aguado, Alejandro; Cugini, Filippo; Castoldi, Piero; López, Víctor (The Optical Society (OSA), 2014)
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    The after failure repair optimization problem is used to experimentally validate in-operation planning using the ABNO architecture to control a flexgrid optical network. A back-end PCE is used to solve this computational ...
  • Fully disaggregated ROADM white box with NETCONF/YANG control, telemetry, and machine learning-based monitoring 

    Sgambelluri, Andrea; Izquierdo Zaragoza, José Luis; Giorgetti, Alessio; Gifre Renom, Lluís; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Paolucci, Francesco; Sambo, Nicola; Fresi, Francesco; Castoldi, Piero; Morro, Roberto; Riccardi, Emilio; D'Errico, Alessio; Cugini, Filippo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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    A first demonstration of ROADM White Box augmented with machine learning capabilities is demonstrated. The white box includes various level of disaggregation, NETCONF/YANG control, telemetry and spectrum-based advanced ...
  • Multipath restoration and bitrate squeezing in SDN-based elastic optical networks [Invited] 

    Paolucci, Francesco; Castro Casales, Alberto; Cugini, Filippo; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Castoldi, Piero (2014-08-01)
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    Sliceable bandwidth-variable transponders (SBVTs) enable the adaptation of transmission parameters according to traffic requirements and network constraints. In this study, SBVTs capabilities are evaluated in the context ...
  • Superfilter technique in SDN-controlled elastic optical networks 

    Paolucci, Francesco; Cugini, Filippo; Fresi, Francesco; Meloni, Gianluca; Giorgetti, Alessio; Sambo, Nicola; Poti, Luca; Castro Casales, Alberto; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Castoldi, Piero (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-02-01)
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    In flexigrid elastic optical networks, filtering cascade effects strongly affect the overall transmission performance. To avoid these detrimental impairments, each lightpath is typically configured, in an independent way, ...