Shimizu, Kaori; Hayashi, Rie; Inoue, Ichiro; Shiomoto, Kohei (NTT Network Service Systems Labs. 3-9-11 Midori-cho Musashino-shi, Tokyo, 180-8585, Japan)
This paper proposes plug and play techniques for optical network configuration. The techniques can reduce the manual operation labor needed to commence services and simplifies management activities. Evaluation results in a real network are reported.