Establishing Efficient Routes between Personal Clouds

  • Ercan Ucan
  • Timothy Roscoe
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7853)

Abstract

We address the problem of establishing efficient routes between nodes in disjoint peer-to-peer overlay networks, motivated by the case of personal overlays, each consisting of an ensemble of fixed, mobile, and virtual devices belonging to an individual user. We argue that the problem of route optimization between such systems is different from both routing between single hosts and inter-domain internet routing – in particular, scale and heterogeneity play a significant role, and the peer networks may wish to hide their topology for privacy reasons. We show that there is a significant tradeoff between efficiency and the degree of network information exposed to one peer network by the other, and present an approach that allows users to flexibly advertise desired information about their networks to one another. In this paper, we focus on optimizing the routes for latency and infer the potential to do the same for various other metrics such as bandwidth, monetary cost and energy consumption.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ercan Ucan
    • 1
  • Timothy Roscoe
    • 1
  1. 1.Systems Group, Department of Computer ScienceETH ZurichSwitzerland

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