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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 22, Iss. 1 — Jan. 13, 2014
  • pp: 55–61

Towards a carrier SDN: an example for elastic inter-datacenter connectivity

L. Velasco, A. Asensio, J.L. Berral, A. Castro, and V. López  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 55-61 (2014)

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We propose a network-driven transfer mode for cloud operations in a step towards a carrier SDN. Inter-datacenter connectivity is requested in terms of volume of data and completion time. The SDN controller translates and forwards requests to an ABNO controller in charge of a flexgrid network.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(200.0200) Optics in computing : Optics in computing
(060.1155) Fiber optics and optical communications : All-optical networks

ToC Category:
Optical Transport and Large Scale Data Networks

Original Manuscript: September 19, 2013
Revised Manuscript: October 23, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: October 25, 2013
Published: December 20, 2013

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L. Velasco, A. Asensio, J.L. Berral, A. Castro, and V. López, "Towards a carrier SDN: an example for elastic inter-datacenter connectivity," Opt. Express 22, 55-61 (2014)

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