Full Text:   <975>

Summary:  <432>

CLC number: TN929.11

On-line Access: 2014-11-07

Received: 2014-02-08

Revision Accepted: 2014-09-10

Crosschecked: 2014-10-15

Cited: 3

Clicked: 2931

Citations:  Bibtex RefMan EndNote GB/T7714

-   Go to

Article info.
Open peer comments

Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE C 2014 Vol.15 No.11 P.1058-1070

http://doi.org/10.1631/jzus.C1400044


Performance improvement for applying network virtualization in fiber-wireless (FiWi) access networks


Author(s):  Qing-long Dai, Guo-chu Shou, Yi-hong Hu, Zhi-gang Guo

Affiliation(s):  Beijing Laboratory of Network System Architecture and Convergence, School of Information and Communication Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China

Corresponding email(s):   dqldqldql@bupt.edu.cn, gcshou@bupt.edu.cn, yhhu@bupt.edu.cn, gzgang@bupt.edu.cn

Key Words:  FiWi access networks, Network virtualization, Performance analysis


Qing-long Dai, Guo-chu Shou, Yi-hong Hu, Zhi-gang Guo. Performance improvement for applying network virtualization in fiber-wireless (FiWi) access networks[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science C, 2014, 15(11): 1058-1070.

@article{title="Performance improvement for applying network virtualization in fiber-wireless (FiWi) access networks",
author="Qing-long Dai, Guo-chu Shou, Yi-hong Hu, Zhi-gang Guo",
journal="Journal of Zhejiang University Science C",
volume="15",
number="11",
pages="1058-1070",
year="2014",
publisher="Zhejiang University Press & Springer",
doi="10.1631/jzus.C1400044"
}

%0 Journal Article
%T Performance improvement for applying network virtualization in fiber-wireless (FiWi) access networks
%A Qing-long Dai
%A Guo-chu Shou
%A Yi-hong Hu
%A Zhi-gang Guo
%J Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE C
%V 15
%N 11
%P 1058-1070
%@ 1869-1951
%D 2014
%I Zhejiang University Press & Springer
%DOI 10.1631/jzus.C1400044

TY - JOUR
T1 - Performance improvement for applying network virtualization in fiber-wireless (FiWi) access networks
A1 - Qing-long Dai
A1 - Guo-chu Shou
A1 - Yi-hong Hu
A1 - Zhi-gang Guo
J0 - Journal of Zhejiang University Science C
VL - 15
IS - 11
SP - 1058
EP - 1070
%@ 1869-1951
Y1 - 2014
PB - Zhejiang University Press & Springer
ER -
DOI - 10.1631/jzus.C1400044


Abstract: 
Fiber-wireless (FiWi) access networks, which are a combination of fiber networks and wireless networks, have the advantages of both networks, such as high bandwidth, high security, low cost, and flexible access. However, with the increasing need for bandwidth and types of service from users, FiWi networks are still relatively incapable and ossified. To alleviate bandwidth tension and facilitate new service deployment, we attempt to apply network virtualization in FiWi networks, in which the network’s control plane and data plane are separated from each other. Based on a previously proposed hierarchical model and service model for FiWi network virtualization, the process of service implementation is described. The performances of the fiWi access networks applying network virtualization are analyzed in detail, including bandwidth for links, throughput for nodes, and multipath flow transmission. Simulation results show that the FiWi network with virtualization is superior to that without.

光与无线接入网虚拟化性能提升研究

研究目的:融合了光纤网络和无线网络的光与无线接入网(fiber-wireless access network)同时拥有两种网络的优点。但是,相对于用户不断增长的带宽和业务需求,光与无线接入网仍相对落后和僵化。为了缓解带宽紧张,加速新业务部署,我们尝试在光与无线接入网中应用网络虚拟化。本文提出了光与无线接入网虚拟化中的业务实现流程,分析探讨了应用网络虚拟化带来的网络性能提升。
创新要点:基于已有工作,提出光与无线接入网虚拟化的业务实现流程,为研究光与无线接入网虚拟化的实际业务应用提供了理论模型。结合数学推导,分析了网络虚拟化给光与无线接入网带来的性能提升。
重要结论:网络虚拟化在链路带宽、节点吞吐量、多路径传输等方面带来网络性能提升。

关键词:光与无线接入网;网络虚拟化;性能分析

Darkslateblue:Affiliate; Royal Blue:Author; Turquoise:Article

Reference

[1]Balasubramaniam, S., Mineraud, J., Perry, P., et al., 2011. Coordinating allocation of resources for multiple virtual IPTV providers to maximize revenue. IEEE Trans. Broadcast., 57(4):826-839.

[2]Belbekkouche, A., Hasan, M.M., Karmouch, A., 2012. Resource discovery and allocation in network virtualization. IEEE Commun. Surv. Tutor., 14(4):1114-1128.

[3]Cardoso, F.D., Correia, L.M., Mannersalo, P., et al., 2012. Physical layer aware network architecture for the future Internet. IEEE Commun. Mag., 50(7):168-176.

[4]Chowdhury, M., Rahman, M.R., Boutaba, R., 2012. ViNEYard: virtual network embedding algorithms with coordinated node and link mapping. IEEE/ACM Trans. Network., 20(1):206-219.

[5]Chowdhury, N.M.M.K., Boutaba, R., 2009. Network virtualization: state of the art and research challenges. IEEE Commun. Mag., 47(7):20-26.

[6]Chowdhury, N.M.M.K., Boutaba, R., 2010. A survey of network virtualization. Comput. Networks, 54(5):862-876.

[7]Dai, Q., Shou, G., Hu, Y., et al., 2013. A general model for hybrid fiber-wireless (FiWi) access network virtualization. IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications.

[8]Duan, Q., Yan, Y., Vasilakos, A.V., 2012. A survey on service-oriented network virtualization toward convergence of networking and cloud computing. IEEE Trans. Network Serv. Manag., 9(4):373-392.

[9]Feamster, N., Gao, L., Rexford, J., 2007. How to lease the Internet in your spare time. Comput. Commun. Rev., 37(1):61-64.

[10]Feng, T., Ruan, L., 2011. Design of a survivable hybrid wireless-optical broadband-access network. IEEE/OSA J. Opt. Commun. Network., 3(5):458-464.

[11]Houidi, I., Louati, W., Zeghlache, D., 2008. A distributed virtual network mapping algorithm. IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications, p.5634-5640.

[12]Huang, J., Xu, C., Duan, Q., et al., 2012. Novel end-to-end quality of service provisioning algorithms for multimedia services in virtualization-based future Internet. IEEE Trans. Broadcast., 58(4):569-579.

[13]Kakhbod, A., Teneketzis, D., 2012. An efficient game form for multi-rate multicast service provisioning. IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., 30(11):2093-2104.

[14]Kakhbod, A., Teneketzis, D., 2013. Correction to “An efficient game form for multi-rate multicast service provisioning”. IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., 31(7):1355-1356.

[15]Kazovsky, L., Wong, S.W., Ayhan, T., et al., 2012. Hybrid optical-wireless access networks. Proc. IEEE, 100(5):1197-1225.

[16]Khan, A., Zugenmaier, A., Jurca, D., et al., 2012. Network virtualization: a hypervisor for the Internet? IEEE Commun. Mag., 50(1):136-143.

[17]Kiese, M., Georgieva, E., Schupke, D., et al., 2009. Availability evaluation of hybrid wireless optical broadband access networks. IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications, p.1-6.

[18]Kokku, R., Mahindra, R., Zhang, H.H., et al., 2012. NVS: a substrate for virtualizing wireless resources in cellular networks. IEEE/ACM Trans. Network., 20(5):1333-1346.

[19]Kuri, T., Harai, H., Wada, N., et al., 2012. Adaptable access system: pursuit of ideal future access system architecture. IEEE Network, 26(2):42-48.

[20]Leivadeas, A., Papagianni, C., Papavassiliou, S., 2012. Socio-aware virtual network embedding. IEEE Network, 26(5):35-43.

[21]Li, P., Fang, Y., 2012. On the throughput capacity of heterogeneous wireless networks. IEEE Trans. Mob. Comput., 11(12):2073-2086.

[22]Liu, B., Tian, H., 2013. A bankruptcy game-based resource allocation approach among virtual mobile operators. IEEE Commun. Lett., 17(7):1420-1423.

[23]Luo, J., Sun, Y., Wang, Z., et al., 2012. Research and analysis of three transmission schemes in RoF system. Opt. Commun. Technol., 36(7):50-53 (in Chinese).

[24]Lv, P., Wang, X., Xu, M., 2012. Virtual access network embedding in wireless mesh networks. Ad Hoc Networks, 10(7):1362-1378.

[25]Matsubara, D., Egawa, T., Nishinaga, N., et al., 2013. Toward future networks: a viewpoint from ITU-T. IEEE Commun. Mag., 51(3):112-118.

[26]Michelle, M., 2013. SDN vs. Network Virtualization: Q&A with VMware’s Martin Casado. Available from http://searchsdn.techtarget.com/news/2240183487/SDN-vs-network-virtualization-QA-with-VMwares-Martin-Casado

[27]Pacifici, V., Dan, G., 2012. Convergence in player-specific graphical resource allocation games. IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., 30(11):2190-2199.

[28]Pages, A., Perello, J., Spadaro, S., et al., 2012. Strategies for virtual optical network allocation. IEEE Commun. Lett., 16(2):268-271.

[29]Papagianni, C., Leivadeas, A., Papavassiliou, S., et al., 2013. On the optimal allocation of virtual resources in cloud computing networks. IEEE Trans. Comput., 62(6):1060-1071.

[30]Prabhavat, S., Nishiyama, H., Ansari, N., et al., 2012. On load distribution over multipath networks. IEEE Commun. Surv. Tutor., 14(3):662-680.

[31]Rubio-Loyola, J., Galis, A., Astorga, A., et al., 2011. Scalable service deployment on software-defined networks. IEEE Commun. Mag., 49(12):84-93.

[32]Sarkar, S., Yen, H.H., Dixit, S., et al., 2009. Hybrid wireless-optical broadband access network (WOBAN): network planning using Lagrangean relaxation. IEEE/ACM Trans. Network., 17(4):1094-1105.

[33]Shankar, P.M., 2011. Introduction to Wireless Systems. John Wiley & Sons, USA.

[34]Sharma, S., Teneketzis, D., 2012. Local public good provisioning in networks: a nash implementation mechanism. IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., 30(11):2105-2116.

[35]Tang, W.Y., Jain, R., 2012. Hierarchical auction mechanisms for network resource allocation. IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., 30(11):2117-2125.

[36]Wang, A., Iyer, M., Dutta, R., et al., 2013. Network virtualization: technologies, perspectives, and frontiers. J. Lightw. Technol., 31(4):523-537.

[37]Wang, Y., Jin, Y., Guo, W., et al., 2011. Virtualized optical network services across multiple domains for grid applications. IEEE Commun. Mag., 49(5):92-101.

[38]Wosinska, L., Chen, J.J., 2007. Reliability performance of passive optical networks. 9th Int. Conf. on Transparent Optical Networks, p.121-124.

[39]Yu, M., Yi, Y., Rexford, J., et al., 2008. Rethinking virtual network embedding: substrate support for path splitting and migration. Comput. Commun. Rev., 38(2):17-29.

[40]Zhang, L., Shou, G., Hu, Y., et al., 2013. Deployment of intrusion prevention system based on software defined networking. 15th IEEE Int. Conf. on Communication Technology, p.26-31.

[41]Zhou, Y., Li, Y., Sun, G., et al., 2010. Game theory based bandwidth allocation scheme for network virtualization. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conf., p.1-5.

[42]Zhou, Y., Yang, X., Li, Y., et al., 2013. Incremental re-embedding scheme for evolving virtual network requests. IEEE Commun. Lett., 17(5):1016-1019.

Open peer comments: Debate/Discuss/Question/Opinion

<1>

Please provide your name, email address and a comment





Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE, 38 Zheda Road, Hangzhou 310027, China
Tel: +86-571-87952783; E-mail: cjzhang@zju.edu.cn
Copyright © 2000 - Journal of Zhejiang University-SCIENCE