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R. Guerin and A. Orda, "Networks with advance reservations: The routing perspective," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, 2000, pp. 118‒127.

Y. Li, S. Panvar, and C. Liu, "Performance analysis of MPLS TE queues for QoS routing," Proc. Advanced Simulation Technologies Conf., Apr. 2004, Please provide volume and page number in Ref. [7, 15]..

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T. Cormen, C. Leiserson, R. Rivest, and C. Stein, Introduction to Algorithms, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2009.

I. Chaieb, J. L. Roux, and B. Cousin, "Generic architecture for MPLS-TE routing," Proc. Fourth IASTED Int. Conf. Communications, Internet, and Information Technology (CIIT), Nov. 2006.

S. Ganguly, A. Sen, G. Xue, B. Hao, and B. H. Shen, "Optimal routing for fast transfer of bulk data files in time-varying networks," IEEE Int. Conf. Communications, Vol. 2, 2004, pp. 1182‒1186.

S. Ganguly, A. Sen, G. Xue, B. Hao, and B. H. Shen, "Optimal routing for fast transfer of bulk data files in time-varying networks," IEEE Int. Conf. Communications, Vol. 2, 2004, pp. 1182‒1186.

T. Cormen, C. Leiserson, R. Rivest, and C. Stein, Introduction to Algorithms, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2009.

D. Andrei, M. Tornatore, M. Bataneh, C. Martel, and B. Mukherjee, "Provisioning of deadline-driven requests with flexible transmission rates in WDM mesh networks," IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw. 18, (2), 353‒366 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. Dasgupta, J. C. de Oliveira, and J. P. Vasseur, "A new distributed dynamic bandwidth reservation mechanism to improve resource utilization," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, Apr. 2006, pp. 1‒12.

X. Zheng, M. Veeraraghavan, N. S. V. Rao, Q. Wu, and M. Zhu, "CHEETAH: Circuit-switched high-speed end-to-end transport architecture testbed," IEEE Commun. Mag. 43, (8), S11‒S17 (2005).

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M. Veeraraghavan, H. Lee, E. K. Chong, and H. Li, "A varying-bandwidth list scheduling heuristic for file transfers," Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. Communications, Vol. 2, June 2004, pp. 1050‒1054.

X. Zheng, M. Veeraraghavan, N. S. V. Rao, Q. Wu, and M. Zhu, "CHEETAH: Circuit-switched high-speed end-to-end transport architecture testbed," IEEE Commun. Mag. 43, (8), S11‒S17 (2005).

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Y. Lin, Q. Wu, N. S. V. Rao, and M. Zhu, "On design of scheduling algorithms for advance bandwidth reservation in dedicated networks," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM High-Speed Networks Workshop, 2008, pp. 1‒6.

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X. Zheng, M. Veeraraghavan, N. S. V. Rao, Q. Wu, and M. Zhu, "CHEETAH: Circuit-switched high-speed end-to-end transport architecture testbed," IEEE Commun. Mag. 43, (8), S11‒S17 (2005).

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X. Zheng, M. Veeraraghavan, N. S. V. Rao, Q. Wu, and M. Zhu, "CHEETAH: Circuit-switched high-speed end-to-end transport architecture testbed," IEEE Commun. Mag. 43, (8), S11‒S17 (2005).

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Y. Lin, Q. Wu, N. S. V. Rao, and M. Zhu, "On design of scheduling algorithms for advance bandwidth reservation in dedicated networks," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM High-Speed Networks Workshop, 2008, pp. 1‒6.

R. L. Grossman, Y. Gu, X. Hong, A. Antony, J. Blom, F. Dijkstra, and C. Laat, "Teraflows over gigabit WANs with UDT," FGCS, Future Gener. Comput. Syst. 21, (4), 501‒513 (2005).

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Y. Gu, X. Hong, M. Mazzuci, and R. L. Grossman, "SABUL: A high performance data transport protocol," IEEE Commun. Lett. (2002).

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S. Naiksatam and S. Figueira, "Elastic reservations for efficient bandwidth utilization in lambdagrids," Proc. FGCS, Jan. 2007, pp. 1‒22.

M. Veeraraghavan, H. Lee, E. K. Chong, and H. Li, "A varying-bandwidth list scheduling heuristic for file transfers," Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. Communications, Vol. 2, June 2004, pp. 1050‒1054.

S. Ganguly, A. Sen, G. Xue, B. Hao, and B. H. Shen, "Optimal routing for fast transfer of bulk data files in time-varying networks," IEEE Int. Conf. Communications, Vol. 2, 2004, pp. 1182‒1186.

Y. Lin, Q. Wu, N. S. V. Rao, and M. Zhu, "On design of scheduling algorithms for advance bandwidth reservation in dedicated networks," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM High-Speed Networks Workshop, 2008, pp. 1‒6.

I. Chaieb, J. L. Roux, and B. Cousin, "Generic architecture for MPLS-TE routing," Proc. Fourth IASTED Int. Conf. Communications, Internet, and Information Technology (CIIT), Nov. 2006.

Y. Li, S. Panvar, and C. Liu, "Performance analysis of MPLS TE queues for QoS routing," Proc. Advanced Simulation Technologies Conf., Apr. 2004, Please provide volume and page number in Ref. [7, 15]..

R. Guerin and A. Orda, "Networks with advance reservations: The routing perspective," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM, 2000, pp. 118‒127.