WHIPSNET: WDM hybrid IP switch network

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In this paper WHIPSNET, an architecture for IP switching on WDM networks, is presented. Proposed system merges IP switching techniques to passive WDM network which based on multiplexers and crossconnects. Key element in the WHIPSNET is optical packet switch that is electrically controlled.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 8th Summer School on Telecommunications
Subtitle of host publication"Internet and future network technologies"
Place of PublicationLappeenranta
PublisherLappeenranta University of Technology
Pages78 - 88
ISBN (Print)951-764-356-X
Publication statusPublished - 1999
MoE publication typeNot Eligible
Event8th Summer School on Telecommunications - Lappeenranta, Finland
Duration: 13 Aug 199913 Aug 1999

Publication series

SeriesLappeenranta University of Technology: Department of Information Technology. Research report


Workshop8th Summer School on Telecommunications

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