Monthly Archives: April 2009

Vol. 64, n° 3-4, March-April 2009
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A next-generation service overlay architecture

Emmanuel Lavinal1, Noëmie Simoni1, Meng Song2, Bertrand Mathieu2
1 Télécom ParisTech, France
2 France Télécom R&D, Lannion, France

Abstract The rapid evolution of next-generation networks and, in particular, fixed mobile convergence infrastructures raises the issue of providing personalized services adapted to the user’s context such as its device, access network, preferences, or quality of service (QoS) requirements. To design such value-added services, one solution consists in composing dynamically distributed service entities. In this paper, we propose a service overlay architecture in which a service level path is dynamically established to fulfill the user’s requirements.» Read the summary

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