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A New Hybrid Traffic Engineering Routing Algorithm for Bandwidth Guaranteed Traffic

  • Zhaowei Meng
  • Jinshu Su
  • Stefano Avallone
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4311)

Abstract

This paper presents a new hybrid traffic engineering routing algorithm for bandwidth guaranteed traffic. Former traffic engineering routing algorithms mainly optimize one of the three objectives: minimizing the hop count, balancing the load and minimizing the interference between source-destination pairs. But usually there is a tradeoff among these three factors. Single objective optimizations can’t get the best performance. The main contribution of this paper is a new hybrid approach to consider the three objectives together. From the simulation results, the proposed algorithm has better performance than former algorithms.

Keywords

Critical Link Link Utilization Traffic Engineering Label Switch Path Bandwidth Unit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhaowei Meng
    • 1
  • Jinshu Su
    • 1
  • Stefano Avallone
    • 2
  1. 1.School of ComputerNational University of Defense TechnologyChangshaP.R. China
  2. 2.COMICS Lab, Dipartimento di Informatica e SistemisticaUniversit‘a di Napoli Federico IINapoliItaly

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