Flexible Architecture and Control Strategy for Metro-Scale Networking of Geographically Distributed Data Centers

Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland

Proceedings: ECOC 2016

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Fiorani, Matteo; Wosinska, Lena (School of ICT, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden)
Samadi, Payman; Shen, Yiwen; Bergman, Keren (Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA)

This paper proposes a flexible architecture and control strategy to enable adaptive resource allocation in metro-scale inter data center networks. Experimental implementation and numerical evaluations are presented, proving substantial benefits in terms of transmission time and resource usage.