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LARA : a prototype system for supporting high performance active networking

Cardoe, R. and Finney, J. and Scott, Andrew and Shepherd, W.D. (1999) LARA : a prototype system for supporting high performance active networking. In: Active Networks : First International Working Conference, IWAN’99, Berlin, Germany, June 30 - July 2, 1999. Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science . Springer, Berlin, pp. 117-131. ISBN 9783540662389

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There are a number of alternative directions in which active networking is progressing, each of which have their own advantages and disadvantages. This paper presents the Lancaster Active Router Architecture (LARA), as a means to integrate these distinct active network environments in a single system, to allow increased flexibility in network programming. There are a number of issues involved in accomplishing this, including scalability, resource management, performance and security. The remainder of this paper describes our prototype composite hardware/software solution, which takes the first steps towards tackling these issues.

Item Type: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
Subjects: ?? qa75 ??
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications
ID Code: 57634
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 17 Aug 2012 17:12
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 15 Oct 2018 13:26
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