Exploiting Shared-Access Passive Optical Networks for Building Distributed Datacenters
1 Electrical Engineering Department, Technological Educational Institute of Sterea Ellada, Psahna, Evias, 34400, Greece
2 Hellenic Open University, School of Science and Technology, Tsamadou 13-15, Patras 26222, Greece
3 University of Peloponnese, Karaiskaki str., 22100 Tripolis, Greece
We propose a novel optical cloud architecture where IT and Telecom resources are used interchangeably as common infrastructure. Key assets are the MAC controlled passive networks for distributed multiplexing and grooming and a node architecture integrating transmission and switching.
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