By the same authors

Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Standard

Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks. / Vasilakis, Vasileios; Moscholios, Ioannis; Alzahrani, Bander; Logothetis, Michael.

2017. Paper presented at The 14th International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL), Zagreb, Croatia.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Harvard

Vasilakis, V, Moscholios, I, Alzahrani, B & Logothetis, M 2017, 'Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks' Paper presented at The 14th International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL), Zagreb, Croatia, 28/06/16 - 30/06/17, .

APA

Vasilakis, V., Moscholios, I., Alzahrani, B., & Logothetis, M. (Accepted/In press). Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks. Paper presented at The 14th International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL), Zagreb, Croatia.

Vancouver

Vasilakis V, Moscholios I, Alzahrani B, Logothetis M. Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks. 2017. Paper presented at The 14th International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL), Zagreb, Croatia.

Author

Vasilakis, Vasileios ; Moscholios, Ioannis ; Alzahrani, Bander ; Logothetis, Michael. / Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks. Paper presented at The 14th International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL), Zagreb, Croatia.7 p.

Bibtex - Download

@conference{9716ecd6c04641a68d330e3afcc23813,
title = "Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks",
abstract = "The concept of software-defined networking (SDN) is able to offer important advantages over the traditional communication paradigms. This is achieved by decoupling the decision-making process from the underlying network infrastructure that forwards the traffic. Recently, there have been efforts in applying the SDN approach to wireless and cellular networks. In fact, SDN is considered as one of the key enablers for future 5G communication networks. Information-centric networking (ICN) is another emerging communication paradigm that has been proposed to improve the content delivery efficiency compared to the traditional host-centric communication protocols. ICN decouples the data from their location, application, and means of transportation. This feature makes ICN particularly suitable for efficient dissemination of large volumes of data, especially in highly dynamic and heterogeneous mobile environments. In this work, we consider an SDN-enabled cellular network and propose an ICN protocol to ensure fast and efficient content dissemination to mobile users. The proposed protocol has been evaluated by means of computer simulations for the use case of a live video streaming service. Our experimental results show significant improvements in terms of response times over the current long-term evolution (LTE) networks.",
keywords = "CELLULAR NETWORKS, Software Defined Networking (SDN), Information-Centric Networking (ICN)",
author = "Vasileios Vasilakis and Ioannis Moscholios and Bander Alzahrani and Michael Logothetis",
year = "2017",
month = "5",
day = "24",
language = "English",
note = "The 14th International Conference on Telecommunications (ConTEL) ; Conference date: 28-06-2016 Through 30-06-2017",
url = "http://www.contel.hr/2017/",

}

RIS (suitable for import to EndNote) - Download

TY - CONF

T1 - Toward Information-Centric Software-Defined Cellular Networks

AU - Vasilakis, Vasileios

AU - Moscholios, Ioannis

AU - Alzahrani, Bander

AU - Logothetis, Michael

PY - 2017/5/24

Y1 - 2017/5/24

N2 - The concept of software-defined networking (SDN) is able to offer important advantages over the traditional communication paradigms. This is achieved by decoupling the decision-making process from the underlying network infrastructure that forwards the traffic. Recently, there have been efforts in applying the SDN approach to wireless and cellular networks. In fact, SDN is considered as one of the key enablers for future 5G communication networks. Information-centric networking (ICN) is another emerging communication paradigm that has been proposed to improve the content delivery efficiency compared to the traditional host-centric communication protocols. ICN decouples the data from their location, application, and means of transportation. This feature makes ICN particularly suitable for efficient dissemination of large volumes of data, especially in highly dynamic and heterogeneous mobile environments. In this work, we consider an SDN-enabled cellular network and propose an ICN protocol to ensure fast and efficient content dissemination to mobile users. The proposed protocol has been evaluated by means of computer simulations for the use case of a live video streaming service. Our experimental results show significant improvements in terms of response times over the current long-term evolution (LTE) networks.

AB - The concept of software-defined networking (SDN) is able to offer important advantages over the traditional communication paradigms. This is achieved by decoupling the decision-making process from the underlying network infrastructure that forwards the traffic. Recently, there have been efforts in applying the SDN approach to wireless and cellular networks. In fact, SDN is considered as one of the key enablers for future 5G communication networks. Information-centric networking (ICN) is another emerging communication paradigm that has been proposed to improve the content delivery efficiency compared to the traditional host-centric communication protocols. ICN decouples the data from their location, application, and means of transportation. This feature makes ICN particularly suitable for efficient dissemination of large volumes of data, especially in highly dynamic and heterogeneous mobile environments. In this work, we consider an SDN-enabled cellular network and propose an ICN protocol to ensure fast and efficient content dissemination to mobile users. The proposed protocol has been evaluated by means of computer simulations for the use case of a live video streaming service. Our experimental results show significant improvements in terms of response times over the current long-term evolution (LTE) networks.

KW - CELLULAR NETWORKS

KW - Software Defined Networking (SDN)

KW - Information-Centric Networking (ICN)

M3 - Paper

ER -