Resource efficiency improved approach for shared path protection in EONs

Resource efficiency improved approach for shared path protection in EONs For improving the resource efficiency of dynamic shared path protection in elastic optical networks, a survivable RSA (SRSA)-based heuristic algorithm is proposed in the paper. In SRSA, an adaptive adjustment link cost function is devised to effectively select working and protection paths. The cost function sufficiently considers available spectrum resources and the length of light paths for both working and protection paths. In order to achieve high resource efficiency, a spectrum allocation strategy named minimal cost stable set is proposed to allocate spectrum for protection paths with respect to the resource efficiency in the link cost function. And the graph coloring algorithm is introduced to select the shared protection path with the highest resource efficiency for the request. Compared with the shared path protection and dynamic load balancing shared path protection, simulation results show that the proposed SRSA decreases bandwidth blocking probability and achieves high resource efficiency. Photonic Network Communications Springer Journals

Resource efficiency improved approach for shared path protection in EONs

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Computer Science; Computer Communication Networks; Electrical Engineering; Characterization and Evaluation of Materials
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