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    • A Data Distribution Service in a hierarchical SDN architecture: implementation and evaluation 

      Llorens Carrodeguas, Alejandro; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Leyva Pupo, Irian (2019)
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      Software-defined networks (SDNs) have caused a paradigm shift in communication networks as they enable network programmability using either centralized or distributed controllers. With the development of the industry and ...
    • A distributed algorithm for topology discovery in software-defined networks 

      Ochoa Aday, Leonardo; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Fernández Fernández, Adriana (Springer, 2016)
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      To ensure a proficient topology discovery service in Software-Defined Networks (SDN), we propose a simple agents-based mechanism to improve the efficiency of the topology discovery process. In this work, an algorithm for ...
    • A distributed algorithm for topology discovery in Software-Defined Networks 

      Ochoa Aday, Leonardo; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Fernández Fernández, Adriana (Springer, 2016-06-07)
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      To ensure a proficient topology discovery service in Software-Defined Networks (SDN), we propose a simple agents-based mechanism to improve the efficiency of the topology discovery process. In this work, an algorithm for ...
    • A distributed energy-aware routing algorithm in Software-Defined Networks 

      Fernández Fernández, Adriana; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Ochoa Aday, Leonardo (Springer, 2016-06-07)
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      In this paper we address the issue of designing a novel distributed routing algorithm that optimizes the power consumption in large scale software-defined networks (SDN) with multiple domains. The solution proposed, called ...
    • A distributed energy-aware routing algorithm in software-defined networks 

      Fernández Fernández, Adriana; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Ochoa Aday, Leonardo (2016)
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      In this paper we address the issue of designing a novel distributed routing algorithm that optimizes the power consumption in large scale software-defined networks (SDN) with multiple domains. The solution proposed, called ...
    • A framework for placement and optimization of network functions in 5G 

      Leyva Pupo, Irian; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Llorens Carrodeguas, Alejandro (Unión Científica Internacional de Radio (URSI), 2018)
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      In this paper, we propose an architecture for the 5G core network using Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) technologies. Moreover, based on this architecture, we design a framework ...
    • A fully SDN enabled all-optical architecture for data centre virtualisation with time and space multiplexing 

      Kondepu, K; Jackson, Chirs; Ou, Y; Pagès Cruz, Albert; Agraz Bujan, Fernando; Spadaro, Salvatore (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-07-01)
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      Virtual Data Centre (VDC) solutions provide an environment that is able to quickly scale-up and where virtual machines and network resources can be quickly added on-demand through self-service procedures. VDC providers ...
    • A modular simulation tool of an orchestrator for allocating virtual resources in SDN 

      García García, Aurelio Javier; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Jiménez Agudelo, Yury Andrea (2014-04)
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      Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) are technologies for enabling innovative network architectures. Nevertheless, a fundamental problem in instantiation of Virtual Networks (VNs), ...
    • A multi-objective routing strategy for QoS and energy awareness in software-defined networks 

      Fernández Fernández, Adriana; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Ochoa Aday, Leonardo (2017-08-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      Energy consumption is a key concern in the deployment and operation of current data networks, for which Software-Defined Networks (SDN) have become a promising alternative. Although several works have been proposed to ...
    • A new RAN slicing strategy for multi-tenancy support in a WLAN scenario 

      Koutlia, Aikaterini; Umbert Juliana, Anna; Riggio, R.; Vilà Muñoz, Irene; Casadevall Palacio, Fernando José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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      Radio Access Network (RAN) slicing is a key technology, based on Software Defined Networks (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV), which aims at providing a more efficient utilization of the available network ...
    • A software defined networking solution for on-demand base station wake-up in softwarized LTE systems 

      Abideen, Zainul (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-05-24)
      Master thesis
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      LTE is a standard offering high speed wireless communication, and it is a major milestone towards flourishing the capabilities of 5th generation (5G) mobile networks to meet the exploding traffic growth in the current and ...
    • Achieving energy efficiency: an energy-aware approach in SDN 

      Fernández Fernández, Adriana; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Ochoa Aday, Leonardo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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      Achieving energy efficiency has recently become an essential aim of networking research due to the ever increasing power consumption and CO2 emissions generated by large data networks. For this problem, the emerging paradigm ...
    • An architecture for the 5G control plane based on SDN and data distribution service 

      Llorens Carrodeguas, Alejandro; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Leyva Pupo, Irian; López-Soler, Juan Manuel; Navarro Ortiz, Jorge; Exposito Arenas, José Ángel (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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      The tremendous growth of services and costumers’ demands have rendered traditional networks inefficient. Telecommunication operators need a more flexible, scalable, faster and programmable architecture to offer users these ...
    • An online algorithm for dynamic NFV placement in cloud-based autonomous response networks 

      Ochoa Aday, Leonardo; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Fernández Fernández, Adriana; Grosso, P. (2018-05-15)
      Article
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      Autonomous response networks are becoming a reality thanks to recent advances in cloud computing, Network Function Virtualization (NFV) and Software-Defined Networking (SDN) technologies. These enhanced networks fully ...
    • An online power-aware routing in SDN with congestion-avoidance traffic reallocation 

      Fernández Fernández, Adriana; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Ochoa Aday, Leonardo; Grosso, P. (2018)
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      Software-Defined Networks (SDN) can be seen as a promising alternative to achieve the long-awaited power efficiency in current communications systems. In these programmable networks a power-aware mechanism could be easily ...
    • Characterisation of radio access network slicing scenarios with 5G QoS provisioning 

      Vilà Muñoz, Irene; Pérez Romero, Jordi; Sallent Roig, José Oriol; Umbert Juliana, Anna (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-03-13)
      Article
      Open Access
      5G systems are envisaged to support a wide range of application scenarios with variate requirements. To handle this heterogeneity, 5G architecture includes network slicing capabilities that facilitate the partitioning of ...
    • Current Trends of Topology Discovery in OpenFlow-based Software Defined Networks 

      Ochoa Aday, Leonardo; Cervelló Pastor, Cristina; Fernández Fernández, Adriana (2015-09)
      External research report
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      The explosion of Internet services such as video on demand, big data, server virtualization and cloud services is among the trends driving the networking industry to change traditional network architectures to more flexible ...
    • Design and deployment of real scenarios of TCP/IP networking and it security for software defined networks with next generation tools 

      Palomas Riera, Clàudia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05)
      Master thesis
      36 months embargo
      This thesis is about NSX, a Software Defined tool provided by VMware, to deploy and design virtual networks. The recent growth in the marked pushed companies to invest and use this kind of technology. This thesis explains ...
    • Design and evaluation of algorithms for dynamic resource management on SDN/NFV networks 

      Sánchez Ramos, Andrés (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05-02)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Internet service providers and telecommunications operators have traditionally deployed networks installing various hardware appliances linked together using physical static links, these devices are configured through a ...
    • Design considerations for an energy-aware SDN-based architecture in 5G EPON nodes 

      Khalili, Hamzeh; Sayyad Khodashenas, Pouria; Rincón Rivera, David; Siddiqui, Shuaib; Piney da Silva, José Ramón; Sallent Ribes, Sebastián (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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      In the evolution of telecommunication industry towards 5G, Ethernet Passive Optical Networks (EPON) technology, with some unique features such as high capacity, low latency, and minimum cost per bit, positions itself as ...