The Network Level (CONET)

  • Andrea Detti
  • Stefano Salsano
  • Nicola Blefari Melazzi
Chapter

Abstract

CONET (Convergence Network) is the network-layer of the CONVERGENCE project. It is an Information Centric Network, which extends the CCNx one in several aspects, including routing scalability, transport mechanisms, security handling, integration with IP, etc. This section describes services and functionalities of CONET and reports some performance evaluations, carried out through laboratory and PlanetLab test-beds.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Detti
    • 1
  • Stefano Salsano
    • 1
  • Nicola Blefari Melazzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Electronic Engineering DepartmentUniversity of Rome Tor VergataRomeItaly

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