An Efficient Network Management and Power Saving Wake-On-LAN

  • Pranjal Daga
  • D. P. Acharjya
  • J. Senthil
  • Pranam Daga
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 259)


In distributed systems a computer generally process information of distributed application or provide service in distributed system. Therefore, computers connected in distributed system need to keep on all time. It leads to the concept of Wake-on-LAN (Local Area Network). However, keeping on during the idle period is the wastage of power. Therefore, it is essential to save the power while being efficient in network management. In this paper we propose an improved Wake-on-LAN device that incorporates the usage of basic Wake-on-LAN technology into a network management and power saving product.


Wake-on-LAN Distributed system Magic packet Traffic routing Network management Header checksum 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranjal Daga
    • 1
  • D. P. Acharjya
    • 2
  • J. Senthil
    • 2
  • Pranam Daga
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Computing Science and EngineeringVIT UniversityVelloreIndia
  2. 2.Faculty, School of Computing Science and EngineeringVIT UniversityVelloreIndia
  3. 3.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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