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An Optical Label Access Network based on Hierarchical Wavelength Label and Wavelength Interchange Methods

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3 Author(s)
Jea-Hoon Yu ; Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute. E-mail: jh-yoo@etri.re.kr ; Byoung-Whi Kim ; Nam Kim

We present optical label access network (OLAN) architecture based on a hierarchical wavelength-label (lambda-label) and a simple wavelength-interchange (lambda-socket) methods. The architecture routes and transmits user's Internet protocol (IP) packets directly over the wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) technology. The two lambda-label and lambda-socket concepts are employed to build a simple, cost-effective OLAN, which can be scaled up to several terabits in traffic processing capacity, with using relatively low-cost optical elements and gigabit-performance switching apparatus such as gigabit Ethernet switches.

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The 9th International Conference on Advanced Communication Technology  (Volume:3 )

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12-14 Feb. 2007