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Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering  2023 Vol.24 No.6 P.844-858

http://doi.org/10.1631/FITEE.2200507


A multipath routing algorithm for satellite networksbased on service demand and traffic awareness


Author(s):  Ziyang XING, Hui QI, Xiaoqiang DI, Jinyao LIU, Rui XU, Jing CHEN, Ligang CONG

Affiliation(s):  Jilin Key Laboratory of Network and Information Security, Changchun 130022, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   dixiaoqiang@cust.edu.cn

Key Words:  Software-defined network (SDN), Quick user datagram protocol Internet connection (QUIC), Reinforcement learning, Sketch, Multi-service demand, Satellite network


Ziyang XING, Hui QI, Xiaoqiang DI, Jinyao LIU, Rui XU, Jing CHEN, Ligang CONG. A multipath routing algorithm for satellite networksbased on service demand and traffic awareness[J]. Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering, 2023, 24(6): 844-858.

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Abstract: 
With the reduction in manufacturing and launch costs of low Earth orbit satellites and the advantages of large coverage and high data transmission rates, satellites have become an important part of data transmission in air-ground networks. However, due to the factors such as geographical location and people’s living habits, the differences in user’ demand for multimedia data will result in unbalanced network traffic, which may lead to network congestion and affect data transmission. In addition, in traditional satellite network transmission, the convergence of network information acquisition is slow and global network information cannot be collected in a fine-grained manner, which is not conducive to calculating optimal routes. The service quality requirements cannot be satisfied when multiple service requests are made. Based on the above, in this paper artificial intelligence technology is applied to the satellite network, and a software-defined network is used to obtain the global network information, perceive network traffic, develop comprehensive decisions online through reinforcement learning, and update the optimal routing strategy in real time. Simulation results show that the proposed reinforcement learning algorithm has good convergence performance and strong generalizability. Compared with traditional routing, the throughput is 8% higher, and the proposed method has load balancing characteristics.

一种基于业务需求与流量感知的卫星网络多路径路由算法

邢紫阳1,2,祁晖1,2,底晓强1,2,3,刘晋尧1,2,许睿1,2,陈静1,2,从立钢1,2
1吉林省网络与信息安全重点实验室,中国长春市,130022
2长春理工大学计算机科学技术学院,中国长春市,130022
3长春理工大学信息化中心,中国长春市,130022
摘要:随着低轨卫星制造和发射成本的降低,以及其覆盖范围大、数据传输速率高等优点,低轨卫星已成为空地网络数据传输的重要组成部分。但受地理位置及人们生活习惯等因素影响,用户对数据需求差异会造成网络流量不均衡,可能导致网络拥塞进而影响数据传输。传统卫星网络获取网络信息收敛慢,无法细粒度收集全局网络信息,不利于计算最优路由。多业务请求无法满足服务质量要求。本文将人工智能技术应用于低轨卫星网络,利用软件定义网络获取全局网络信息,感知网络流量,通过强化学习在线制定综合决策,实时更新最优路由策略。仿真结果表明,所提强化学习算法有良好收敛性和较强泛化能力。与传统路由相比,本文算法吞吐量提高了8%,且具有负载均衡性。

关键词:软件定义网络(SDN);快速用户数据报协议互联网连接(QUIC);强化学习;Sketch;多业务需求;卫星网络

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