By Topic

Bandwidth allocation planning in communication networks

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
C. Frei ; Artificial Intelligence Lab., Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne, Switzerland ; B. Faltings

Increasing usage of communication networks and quality of service requirements call for efficient management of these high-speed networks. We address the problem of bandwidth allocation planning of communication demands. Shortest path routing is the traditional technique applied to this problem. However, this approach can lead to poor network utilization and even congestion. We show how an abstraction technique combined with systematic search algorithms and heuristics derived from artificial intelligence make it possible to solve this problem better and in much tighter networks, from a bandwidth usage point of view

Published in:

Global Telecommunications Conference, 1999. GLOBECOM '99  (Volume:2 )

Date of Conference: