X. Ye, Y. Yin, D. Ding, S. Johnson, V. Akella, and S. J. Yoo, "Assessment of Optical Switching in Data Center Networks,"
in Optical Fiber Communication Conference,
OSA Technical Digest (CD)
(Optical Society of America, 2010), paper JWA63.
We propose a scalable optical switching architecture towards contention-free interconnection for data center networks. The simulations show it can support higher load and throughput with significantly lower latency compared to today’s commercial Ethernet switches.