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Control, Management and Orchestration of Optical Networks: An Introduction, Challenges and Current Trends

Ramon Casellas, Ricardo Martínez, Ricard Vilalta, Raül Muñoz
2017 Zenodo  
It covers multi-domain and multi-layer networks and includes complex use cases and current trends such as joint IT/network orchestration and slicing.  ...  This tutorial is an introduction to control and management; focusing on main drivers, key benefits and functional/protocol architectures.  ...  The trend is to roll out hybrid Joint IT/Network Orchestration models in which each layer operates independently to a large extent, yet there is some abstracted information exchanged and inter-layer coordination  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.833230 fatcat:vu2jczmeo5cxtaukdipbjtx73m

A case analysis of a sustainable food supply chain distribution system—A multi-objective approach

Sahar Validi, Arijit Bhattacharya, P.J. Byrne
2014 International Journal of Production Economics  
A multi-attribute decision-making approach, TOPSIS, has been used to rank the realistic feasible transportation routes resulting from the trade-offs between total costs and CO 2 emissions.  ...  With a particular focus on the dairy industry, a robust solution approach is presented for the design of a capacitated distribution network for a two-layer supply chain involved in the distribution of  ...  The authors sincerely convey their heartfelt thanks to the anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments which have helped to improve the quality of the paper.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2014.02.003 fatcat:u5og7u7yiveetkysj7lw55efky

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  
, multi-layer, multi-domain issues that hybrid cloud providers face.  ...  With appropriate extensions to OpenFlow, we discuss how the programmability and flexibility SDN brings to packet-optical datacenter interconnect will be substantial in solving some of the complex multi-vendor  ...  To allow smooth migration from traditional approach to Transport SDN, we propose two modes of operation: A. Implicit Mode (Figure 4 ).  ... 
doi:10.1109/hoti.2013.20 dblp:conf/hoti/SadasivaraoSPLMGL13 fatcat:ktrwy74rl5g5vpokdj264ugiqi

Fuzzy Multi-objective Expected Value Optimization Models for Locating an Automotive Service Enterprise

Qiang Li, Hongfei Jia
2016 International Journal of u- and e- Service, Science and Technology  
Lastly, a hybrid algorithm integrating fuzzy simulation, NN and GA, namely a random weight based multi-objective NN-GA, is adopted to solve the established models.  ...  A hybrid algorithm integrating fuzzy simulation, neural networks (NN), and Genetic Algorithms (GA), namely a random weight based multi-objective NN-GA, is proposed to solve the proposed models.  ...  In this work, a hybrid intelligent algorithm integrating fuzzy simulation, GA and NN is adopted to solve the proposed two fuzzy multi-objective optimization models [46] [47] [48] [49] .  ... 
doi:10.14257/ijunesst.2016.9.5.07 fatcat:2d6oujljpzbjpndtocexssegfm

An Open Source Modeling Framework for Interdependent Energy-Transportation- Communication Infrastructure in Smart and Connected Communities [article]

Xing Lu, Kathryn Hinkelman, Yangyang Fu, Jing Wang, Wangda Zuo, Qianqian Zhang, Walid Saad
2019 arXiv   pre-print
First, a novel multi-level, multi-layer, multi-agent approach is proposed to enable flexible modeling of the interconnected energy, transportation, and communication systems.  ...  In response to this, this paper proposes an open source, flexible, integrated modeling framework suitable for designing coupled energy, transportation, and communication systems and for assessing the impact  ...  MULTI-LAYER, MULTI-BLOCK, MULTI-AGENT APPROACH This study proposes a 3M approach for the flexible and extensible modeling of the coupled systems in a community level.  ... 
arXiv:1904.03678v1 fatcat:7nbyui4zlbef3mbb7zsg4s2ge4

Large-scale Agent-based Multi-modal Modeling of Transportation Networks - System Model and Preliminary Results

Ahmed Elbery, Filip Dvorak, Jianhe Du, Hesham A. Rakha, Matthew Klenk
2018 Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems  
This paper introduces a novel simulation framework that efficiently supports large-scale agent-based multi-modal transportation system modeling.  ...  The proposed framework utilizes both microscopic and mesoscopic modeling techniques to take advantage of the strengths of each modeling approach.  ...  In addition to that, it utilizes a hybrid simulation approach, it is also capable of mi-croscopically simulating all the transportation aspects including demand, mobility, traffic signals, and road network  ... 
doi:10.5220/0006690301030112 dblp:conf/vehits/ElberyDDRK18 fatcat:47vqsjehrzdl7flm6ccibeet5u

A new multi-objective stochastic model for a forward/reverse logistic network design with responsiveness and quality level

Majid Ramezani, Mahdi Bashiri, Reza Tavakkoli-Moghaddam
2013 Applied Mathematical Modelling  
Hence, this paper presents a stochastic multi-objective model for forward/reverse logistic network design under a uncertain environment including three echelons in forward direction (i.e., suppliers, plants  ...  We demonstrate a method to evaluate the systematic supply chain configuration maximizing the profit, customer responsiveness, and quality as objectives of the logistic network.  ...  Transportation values Tv Inventory I Objectives of model Cost C Profit P Responsiveness (Service level) R Source balance Sb Quality Q Table 5 5 Modeling approach of the reviewed works  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.apm.2012.02.032 fatcat:ldqfv34ouzcujotgzlot5fwtqq

An Open Source Modeling Framework for Interdependent Energy-Transportation-Communication Infrastructure in Smart and Connected Communities

Xing Lu, Kathryn Hinkelman, Yangyang Fu, Jing Wang, Wangda Zuo, Qianqian Zhang, Walid Saad
2019 IEEE Access  
First, a novel multi-level, multi-layer, multi-agent approach is proposed to enable flexible modeling of the interconnected systems.  ...  In response to this, this paper proposes an open-source, flexible, integrated modeling framework suitable for designing coupled energy, transportation, and communication systems and for assessing the impact  ...  We propose a novel multi-level, multi-layer, multi-agent approach to enable flexible modeling of the three interconnected systems of energy, transportation, and communication.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2019.2913630 fatcat:tf453wchdza3hf22xip6nb6fby

A Hybrid Multi-agent Approach to the Solving Supply Chain Problems

Paweł Sitek, Izabela Ewa Nielsen, Jarosław Wikarek
2014 Procedia Computer Science  
The paper presents a concept and application of a hybrid multi-agent approach to modeling and optimization the supply chain problems.  ...  The presented multi-agent approach will be compared with classical mathematical programming on the same data sets and models.  ...  Furthermore, such a hybrid multi-agent approach allows the use of all layers of the problem (data, structure, methods) to solve it.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2014.08.239 fatcat:m3khih7pfjdv5g663bey5uefym

Models and Optimisation Techniques on Long Distribution Network: A Review

Wihdat Djafar, Yousef Amer, Sang-Heon Lee
2015 Procedia Manufacturing  
The problems that are common in a distribution network can become more serious in long distribution networks due to the increased complexity of the system.  ...  This paper stresses the need to consider important information in the process of developing a long distribution network model that takes into consideration the problems that are inherent in long distribution  ...  Acknowledgements The first author would like to acknowledge the University of Hasanuddin (Indonesia) and Directorate of Higher Education Indonesia (DIKTI) that granted the scholarship to carry out this  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.promfg.2015.07.089 fatcat:zh4ukmtnh5agdfaerzbzbtxurq

A multi-timescale modeling methodology for PEMFC performance and durability in a virtual fuel cell car

Manik Mayur, Stephan Strahl, Attila Husar, Wolfgang G. Bessler
2015 International journal of hydrogen energy  
The simulation framework consists of (a) a fuel cell car model converting velocity to cell power demand, (b) a 2D multiphysics cell model, (c) a flexible degradation library template that can accommodate  ...  The durability of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells (PEMFC) is governed by a nonlinear coupling between system demand, component behavior, and physicochemical degradation mechanisms, occurring on  ...  The velocity demand from the driving cycle is converted into a power demand using a system-level model of an electric car governed by a force balance and Newton's laws of motion.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.09.152 fatcat:hdavfqeci5e4teqi4jt54dnvwe

Managing resilience in carrier grade networks: Survey, open issues and trends

Wilson Ramirez, Xavier Masip-Bruin, Eva Marin-Tordera, Sergi Sànchez-López
2015 Computer Communications  
to manage resilience; (3) show why current solutions for managing resilience do not completely address the interoperability issues present in multi-layer CGNs with multi-vendor settings, and; (4) provide  ...  Aligned to this scenario, the main goals of this article are: (1) compile distinct approaches for managing resilience; (2) describe in a comprehensive manner, the challenges faced by CGN operators in order  ...  Shifting the Paradigm from Conventional Layered Networks to Resilient Multi-Layer CGNs This section provides a quick overview on how transport (used for the transport medium) and network (used to provide  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.comcom.2015.02.015 fatcat:dddpqckzsneffjxhiobnwg7hae

2020 Index IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid Vol. 11

2020 IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid  
4321-4330 Wang, M., see Li, J., TSG Nov. 2020 4760-4772 Wang, M., see Dong, C., TSG Nov. 2020 5084-5098 Wang, M., see Chang, F., Learning Algorithm for Volt-VAR Control in Power Distribution Systems  ...  . , TSG Sept. 2020 4390-4402 Hosseinipour, A., and Hojabri, H., Small-Signal Stability Analysis and Active Damping Control of DC Microgrids Integrated With Distributed Electric Springs; 3737-3747 Hou  ...  ., +, TSG Sept. 2020 3817-3826 A Supervised-Learning-Based Strategy for Optimal Demand Response of an HVAC System in a Multi-Zone Office Building.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tsg.2020.3044227 fatcat:qp5iogfnrnambc3qzuwvj4aega

A SDN-based On-Demand Path Provisioning Approach across Multi-domain Optical Networks

Md Israfil Biswas, Philip Morrow, Mamun Abu-Tair, Sally McClean, Bryan Scotney, Gerard Parr
2018 2018 IEEE 20th International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications; IEEE 16th International Conference on Smart City; IEEE 4th International Conference on Data Science and Systems (HPCC/SmartCity/DSS)  
This paper presents a SDN path provisioning approach across Multi-Domain Optical Networks.  ...  Our proposed architecture is implemented and validated in a control plane testbed to validate the approach.  ...  Fig. 3 shows a flow diagram for the proposed approach for multi-domain transport with SDN.  ... 
doi:10.1109/hpcc/smartcity/dss.2018.00150 dblp:conf/hpcc/BiswasMAMSP18 fatcat:5yq3qo4lenenreynu7y46r4cei

General Study of Mobile Agent Based Intrusion Detection System (IDS)

Chandrakant Jain, Aumreesh Kumar Saxena
2016 Journal of Computer and Communications  
The extensive access of network interaction has made present networks more responsive to earlier intrusions.  ...  Furthermore we have focused on each attribute of analysis, for example technique (NIDS, HIDS or Hybrid), behavior layer, detection techniques for analysis, uses of mobile agent and technology used by existing  ...  Businesses are also covering up a more cooperative approach to cyber security; one way is to share the potential threats and responses with external partners.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jcc.2016.44008 fatcat:ykp5ruk7v5c3zhlfv3px24zhvm
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