Towards the Design of an Industrial Autonomic Network Node

  • Martine Chaudier
  • Jean-Patrick Gelas
  • Laurent Lefèvre
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4388)


Programmable and active networks allow specified classes of users to deploy dynamic network services adapted to data streams requirements. Currently most of researches performed on active networks are conducted in research laboratories. In this paper, we explore the design of IAN 2 an Industrial Autonomic Network Node able to be deployed in industrial context. Performance, dynamic programmability and fault-tolerance issues of software and hardware components have been prospected. First experimental evaluations on local platforms are presented.


Active Network Hard Disk Drive Execution Environment Payload Size Autonomic Node 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martine Chaudier
    • 1
  • Jean-Patrick Gelas
    • 1
  • Laurent Lefèvre
    • 1
  1. 1.INRIA/LIP (UMR CNRS, INRIA, ENS, UCB 5668), École Normale Supérieure de LyonLyon Cedex 07France

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