Circuits, Communications and Systems, Pacific-Asia Conference on (2009)
May 16, 2009 to May 17, 2009
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/PACCS.2009.15
In wavelength-routed optical networks, routing and wavelength assignment (RWA) can be implemented in a dynamic and distributed way. During the distributed restoration process after a failure occurs, the concurrent reservation attempts from different original nodes may lead to collisions because they select the same wavelength with a large possibility, resulting in high recovery blocking probabilities. This paper presents a contention avoidance mechanism to improve restoration performance. With the adaptive wavelength assignment method, reservation contentions between adjacent nodes are reduced significantly and higher recovery ratio is achieved.
optical networks, restoration, routing and wavelength assignment
Yining Cao, Yanhe Li, Xiaoping Zheng, Hanyi Zhang, "Adaptive Wavelength Assignment Scheme for Distributed Path Restoration in Optical Networks", Circuits, Communications and Systems, Pacific-Asia Conference on, vol. 00, no. , pp. 111-114, 2009, doi:10.1109/PACCS.2009.15