Implementation of optical burst switching in data centers

Mohammed Y. Sowailem, David V. Plant, Odile Liboiron-Ladouceur
2011 IEEE Photonic Society 24th Annual Meeting  
We demonstrate the implementation and performance of optical burst switching in data centers. We propose the use of hybrid burst assembly algorithm and compare both the first-fit and horizon scheduling algorithms in a fat-tree topology.
doi:10.1109/pho.2011.6110618 fatcat:dg6zquagbfhtlo4k6q7p6ihjea