Inferring network topologies in MANETs applied to service redeployment

S. Silvestri, B. Holbert, P. Novotny, Thomas F. La Porta, A. Wolf, A. Swami

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Abstract

The heterogeneous and dynamic nature of tactical coalition networks poses several challenges to common network management tasks, due to the lack of complete and accurate network information. In this paper, we consider the problem of redeploying services in mobile tactical networks. We propose M-iTop, an algorithm for inferring the network topology when only partial information is available. M-iTop initially constructs a virtual topology that overestimates the number of network components, and then repeatedly merges links in this topology to resolve it towards the structure of the true network. We perform extensive simulations and show that M-iTop enables an efficient redeployment of services over the network despite the limitation of partial information.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication24th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN 2015
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781479999644
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2 2015
Event24th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN 2015 - Las Vegas, United States
Duration: Aug 3 2015Aug 6 2015

Publication series

NameProceedings - International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN
Volume2015-October
ISSN (Print)1095-2055

Other

Other24th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN 2015
CountryUnited States
CityLas Vegas
Period8/3/158/6/15

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Software

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Silvestri, S., Holbert, B., Novotny, P., La Porta, T. F., Wolf, A., & Swami, A. (2015). Inferring network topologies in MANETs applied to service redeployment. In 24th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN 2015 [7288419] (Proceedings - International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, ICCCN; Vol. 2015-October). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCCN.2015.7288419