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Realizing packet-optical integration with SDN and OpenFlow 1.1 extensions

Meral Shirazipour, Wolfgang John, James Kempf, Howard Green, Mallik Tatipamula
2012 2012 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)  
This paper argues that the use of SDN in the transport layers could be the enabler for both packetoptical integration and improved transport network applications.  ...  Then, this paper proposes extensions to OpenFlow 1.1 to achieve control of switches in multi-technology transport layers.  ...  This is a short term solution in enabling OpenFlow on transport layers and is not a solution for SDN and packet-optical integration. III.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icc.2012.6364859 dblp:conf/icc/ShirazipourJKGT12 fatcat:ulvtwxwhv5fyff3cz5ydyiy6pq

Towards converged, collaborative and co-automatic (3C) optical networks

Yuefeng Ji, Jiawei Zhang, Xin Wang, Hao Yu
2018 Science China Information Sciences  
Finally, we give the future visions for optical network towards a collaborative, converged and co-automatic optical network.  ...  In this paper, we focus on the collaboration between optical networks with other techniques, mainly discuss four representative aspects, which are "optical plus IP", "optical plus radio", "optical plus  ...  switching framework.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11432-018-9551-8 fatcat:vu5dj7mh3ve4xoh2g3kxnhdaha

Programming your network at run-time for big data applications

Guohui Wang, T.S. Eugene Ng, Anees Shaikh
2012 Proceedings of the first workshop on Hot topics in software defined networks - HotSDN '12  
In this paper, we leverage the combination of SDN controller with optical switching to explore the tight integration of application and network control.  ...  We particularly study the run-time network configuration for big data applications to jointly optimize application performance and network utilization.  ...  INTEGRATED NETWORK CONTROL ARCHITECTURE In this section, we describe the overall architecture of cross-layer network control for big data applications.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2342441.2342462 dblp:conf/sigcomm/WangNS12 fatcat:iwtvnq5dkrewbgrucbrk7qxrrm

Content Project: Considerations Towards a Cloud-Based Internetworking Paradigm

Kostas Katsalis, Thanasis Korakis, Giada Landi, Giacomo Bernini, Bijan R. Rofoee, Shuping Peng, Markos Anastasopoulos, Anna Tzanakaki, Dora Christofi, Michael Georgiades, Renaud Larsen, Jordi Ferrer Riera (+2 others)
2013 2013 IEEE SDN for Future Networks and Services (SDN4FNS)  
The communication mechanics between wireless and optical domains and the physical layer abstractions of a CONTENT Virtual Network are presented and the relation of the proposed approach with the SDN framework  ...  In this paper we present the CONTENT project approach to network and infrastructure virtualization over heterogeneous, wireless and metro optical networks, that can be used to provide end-to-end cloud  ...  We thank all our project partners for their valuable contributions.  ... 
doi:10.1109/sdn4fns.2013.6702536 dblp:conf/sdn4fns/KatsalisKLBRPAT13 fatcat:5csz2wgkevcddap6jiwlvwvsyu

Bursting Data between Data Centers: Case for Transport SDN

Abhinava Sadasivarao, Sharfuddin Syed, Ping Pan, Chris Liou, Inder Monga, Chin Guok, Andrew Lake
2013 2013 IEEE 21st Annual Symposium on High-Performance Interconnects  
A demonstration use-case of an OpenFlowenabled optical virtual switch managing a small optical transport network for a big-data application is described.  ...  In this paper, we propose a software-defined networking enabled optical transport architecture (Transport SDN) that meshes seamlessly with the deployment of SDN within the Data Centers.  ...  This integrates well into the SDN framework by making use of the OpenFlow protocol to control packet-optical cross-connects (XCON) and bandwidth management capabilities of an optical network element.  ... 
doi:10.1109/hoti.2013.20 dblp:conf/hoti/SadasivaraoSPLMGL13 fatcat:ktrwy74rl5g5vpokdj264ugiqi

Optical Networking Paradigm: Past, Recent Trends and Future Directions

Eiji OKI, Naoya WADA, Satoru OKAMOTO, Naoaki YAMANAKA, Ken-ichi SATO
2017 IEICE transactions on communications  
Fifth, we describe the advanced devices and switches for optical networks. Finally, we address advances in networking technologies and future directions on optical networking.  ...  PCE is defined as a network element that computes paths, which are used for traffic engineering.  ...  Hybrid Optoelectronic Switching System In large data centers (DCs), a huge amount of data is processed in more than ten thousand servers, which are connected with each other via networks.  ... 
doi:10.1587/transcom.2016pfi0004 fatcat:q6h66qgcc5gqxcm74mijvdpsze

Software Defined Optical Networks (SDONs): A Comprehensive Survey

Akhilesh S. Thyagaturu, Anu Mercian, Michael P. McGarry, Martin Reisslein, Wolfgang Kellerer
2016 IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials  
In this article, we comprehensively survey studies that examine the SDN paradigm in optical networks; in brief, we survey the area of Software Defined Optical Networks (SDONs).  ...  The emerging Software Defined Networking (SDN) paradigm separates the data plane from the control plane and centralizes network control in an SDN controller.  ...  A similar SDN based optimization approach for reducing the energy consumption in data centers has been examined by Yoon et al. [386] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/comst.2016.2586999 fatcat:4fipcjo4tvfjtgndokfr7n7lse

On IP-WDM integration: a retrospective

N. Ghani, S. Dixit, Ti-Shiang Wang
2003 IEEE Communications Magazine  
CONTROL PLANE ARCHITECTURES Given recent advances in optical switching, there was a clear need for a well-defined "optical layer" to interface with higher-layer client protocols [1] .  ...  Research Center ABSTRACT In an earlier article we presented an in-depth look at the area of IP-optical integration [1] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/mcom.2003.1232232 fatcat:exzywiv4e5g4llwiawnhxx2634

Open transport switch

Abhinava Sadasivarao, Sharfuddin Syed, Ping Pan, Chris Liou, Andrew Lake, Chin Guok, Inder Monga
2013 Proceedings of the second ACM SIGCOMM workshop on Hot topics in software defined networking - HotSDN '13  
A demonstration use-case of an OpenFlow-enabled optical virtual switch implementation managing a small optical transport network for big-data applications is described.  ...  In this paper, we propose a simple programmable architecture that abstracts a core transport node into a programmable virtual switch, that meshes well with the software-defined network paradigm while leveraging  ...  In this paper we propose a virtual abstraction of the transport element, Open Transport Switch (OTS), that integrates within a SDN framework and offers simple OpenFlow protocol based control of the packet-optical  ... 
doi:10.1145/2491185.2491192 dblp:conf/sigcomm/SadasivaraoSPLLGM13 fatcat:75oac7kflja4dknd5gsn3s3hwe

Exploiting Shared-Access Passive Optical Networks for Building Distributed Datacenters

H.-C. Leligou, T. Orphanoudakis, A. Stavdas, C. Matrakidis, M.G. Skarpetis
2016 MATEC Web of Conferences  
Key assets are the MAC controlled passive networks for distributed multiplexing and grooming and a node architecture integrating transmission and switching.  ...  We propose a novel optical cloud architecture where IT and Telecom resources are used interchangeably as common infrastructure.  ...  To accomplish these functions, the Data-Centers are relying on large, power consuming and immensely expensive electronic switches and routers for their data-plane packet forwarding with optical solutions  ... 
doi:10.1051/matecconf/20164101001 fatcat:z3qc4kejbzgl3igm3jl7qdof7i

A Survey of Big Data Machine Learning Applications Optimization in Cloud Data Centers and Networks [article]

Sanaa Hamid Mohamed, Taisir E.H. El-Gorashi, Jaafar M.H. Elmirghani
2019 arXiv   pre-print
This survey article reviews the challenges associated with deploying and optimizing big data applications and machine learning algorithms in cloud data centers and networks.  ...  However, the increasing traffic between and within the data centers that migrate, store, and process big data, is becoming a bottleneck that calls for enhanced infrastructures capable of reducing the congestion  ...  All data are provided in full in the results section of this paper.  ... 
arXiv:1910.00731v1 fatcat:kvi3br4iwzg3bi7fifpgyly7m4

The Photonic TeraStream: enabling next generation applications through intelligent optical networking at iGRID2002

Joe Mambretti, Jeremy Weinberger, Jim Chen, Elizabeth Bacon, Fei Yeh, David Lillethun, Bob Grossman, Yunhong Gu, Marco Mazzucco
2003 Future generations computer systems  
These restrictions exist, in part, because the most widely deployed communications infrastructure was designed to optimize traditional communications, not high performance data communications.  ...  At iGRID2002, the International Center for Advanced Internet Research (iCAIR) and its research partners demonstrated "Photonic-Empowered Applications," based on next generation intelligent optical networking  ...  systems (MEMS), that supports lambda switching, and (3) a cross-layer network intelligence, including at the physical lightpath (DWDM) level.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0167-739x(03)00069-4 fatcat:apvgox5cerevjkbe4yagoqcvuq

Energy Efficiency in integrated IT and optical network infrastructures: The GEYSERS approach

Anna Tzanakaki, Markos Anastasopoulos, Konstantinos Georgakilas, Jens Buysse, Marc De Leenheer, Chris Develder, Shuping Peng, Reza Nejabati, Eduard Escalona, Dimitra Simeonidou, Nicola Ciulli, Giada Landi (+8 others)
2011 2011 IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS)  
In this paper we propose energy efficient design and operation of infrastructures incorporating integrated optical network and IT resources.  ...  For the first time we quantify significant energy savings of a complete solution jointly optimizing the allocation and provisioning of both network and IT resources.  ...  the energy consumption in data centers.  ... 
doi:10.1109/infcomw.2011.5928835 fatcat:jsq3jfbatffo5ps6larqj5mwqu

The Dynamics of Network Topology

Ramiro Voicu, Iosif Legrand, Harvey Newman, Artur Barczyk, Costin Grigoras, Ciprian Dobre
2011 Journal of Physics, Conference Series  
A set of dedicated modules were developed in the MonALISA framework to periodically perform network measurements tests between all sites.  ...  For any LHC experiment such a network topology includes several hundred of routers and tens of Autonomous Systems.  ...  We were able to monitor the optical power on ports and the state of the cross-connects inside these switches.  ... 
doi:10.1088/1742-6596/331/5/052033 fatcat:ieqwtlerffddhmjrgyy7gsbn4m

PAM Performance Analysis in Multicast-Enabled Wavelength-Routing Data Centers

Houman Rastegarfar, Li Yan, Krzysztof Szczerba, Erik Agrell
2017 Journal of Lightwave Technology  
We develop a cross-layer analysis framework to examine PAM transmission performance in data center network environments supporting both optical multicasting and wavelength routing.  ...  Index Terms-Arrayed waveguide grating (AWG), bit error rate (BER), data center, forward error correction (FEC), goodput, optical multicast, physical layer, pulse amplitude modulation (PAM).  ...  Besides, there is a need for a suite of optical data center architectures and scheduling algorithms that support multicast traffic, optimizing the cross-layer performance and costs.  ... 
doi:10.1109/jlt.2017.2691278 fatcat:opru74qawnbwxebqn7i67eobnm
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