We quantify the impact of link failures after initial rerouting and show that some nodes continue to drop a significant portion of its traffic. We discuss the practical tradeoffs in rebalancing the network using redimensioning.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.4257) Fiber optics and optical communications : Networks, network survivability
(060.4265) Fiber optics and optical communications : Networks, wavelength routing
S. Kim, X. J. Zhang, and S. S. Lumetta, "Towards a Deeper Understanding of Managing Dynamic Optical Networks Under Link Failures," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JThA81.
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