Impact of router bypass using optical transport on control load during failure recovery

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Bodamer, Stefan; Spth, Jan (Ericsson, Backnang, Germany)
Reviol, Dirk (T-Systems, Darmstadt, Germany)

In IP backbone networks, router bypass using optical transport technology reduces network cost while increasing meshing of routers. This paper provides new results on the impact on the control load for a realistic network scenario.