Vanderbauwhede, W. and Harle, D.A. (2005) Architecture, design and modelling of the OPSnet asynchronous pptical packet switching node. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 23 (7). pp. 2215-2228. ISSN 0733-8724Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
An all-optical packet-switched network supporting multiple services represents a long-term goal for network operators and service providers alike. The EPSRC-funded OPSnet project partnership addresses this issue from device through to network architecture perspectives with the key objective of the design, development, and demonstration of a fully operational asynchronous optical packet switch (OPS) suitable for 100 Gb/s dense-wavelength-division multiplexing (DWDM) operation. The OPS is built around a novel buffer and control architecture that has been shown to be highly flexible and to offer the promise of fair and consistent packet delivery at high load conditions with full support for quality of service (QoS) based on differentiated services over generalized multiprotocol label switching.
|Keywords:||diffServ networks, optical fibre networks, packet switching photonic switching systems, multiplexing, Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering, Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics|
|Subjects:||Technology > Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering|
|Department:||Faculty of Engineering > Electronic and Electrical Engineering|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||13 Jun 2007|
|Last modified:||06 Jan 2017 03:41|