El-Gorashi, Taisir E.H., Pranggono, Bernardi, Mehmood, Rashid and Elmirghani, Jaafar M. H. (2008) A data Mirroring technique for SANs in a Metro WDM sectioned ring. In: The IEEE 12th International Conference on Optical Networking Design and Modeling (ONDM), March 2008, Spain.
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This paper introduces a new data mirroring technique for storage area networks (SANs) in a metropolitan area wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) sectioned ring scenario. Performance is evaluated through simulation of a network with 16 nodes, 4 wavelengths, 1 Gb/s access node rate and 5 Gb/s SAN node rate under different asymmetries of both Poisson and self-similar traffic. Results of average node throughput, queuing delay and transmission buffer packet dropping probability are presented and analyzed. A modified version of the MAC protocol that improves performance in term of mirroring time and bandwidth utilization is introduced and evaluated.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Schools:||School of Computing and Engineering|
|Depositing User:||Rashid Mehmood|
|Date Deposited:||17 Dec 2012 16:40|
|Last Modified:||16 Nov 2015 10:58|
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