Abstract

Ethernet passive optical networks (EPONs) are designed to deliver services for numerous applications such as voice over Internet protocol, standard and high-definition video, video conferencing (interactive video), and data traffic. Various dynamic bandwidth allocation and intra–optical network unit (ONU) scheduling algorithms have been proposed to enable EPONs to deliver differentiated services for traffic with different quality of service (QoS) requirements. However, none of these protocols and schedulers can guarantee bandwidth for each class of service nor can they protect the QoS level required by admitted real-time traffic streams. In this paper, we propose the first framework for per-stream QoS protection in EPONs using a two-stage admission control (AC) system. The first stage enables the ONU to perform flow admission locally according to the bandwidth availability, and the second stage allows for global AC at the optical line terminal. Appropriate bandwidth allocation algorithms are presented as well. An event-driven simulation model is implemented to study the effectiveness of the proposed schemes in providing and protecting QoS.

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2006 (1)

H. Naser, H. T. Mouftah, "A joint-ONU interval-based dynamic scheduling algorithm for Ethernet passive optical networks ," IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw. 14, 889-899 (2006).

2005 (1)

J. Zheng, H. T. Mouftah, "Media access control for Ethernet passive optical networks: An overview," IEEE Commun. Mag. 43, 145-150 (2005).

2004 (4)

M. P. McGarry, M. Maier, M. Reisslein, "Ethernet PONs: A survey of dynamic bandwidth allocation (DBA) algorithms," IEEE Commun. Mag. 42, S8-S15 (2004).

M. Garcia, D. F. Garcia, V. G. Garcia, R. Bonis, "Analysis and modeling of traffic on a hybrid fiber–coax network," IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. 22, 1718-1730 (2004).

G. Kramer, "Fair queuing with service envelopes (FQSE): A cousin-fair hierarchical scheduler for subscriber access networks," IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. 22, 1497-1513 (2004).

N. Ghani, A. Shami, C. Assi, Y. Raja, "Intra-ONU bandwidth scheduling in Ethernet passive optical networks," IEEE Commun. Lett. 8, 683-685 (2004).

2003 (2)

L. Zhang, "Dual DEB-GPS scheduler for delay-constraint applications in Ethernet passive optical networks ," IEICE Trans. Commun. E86-B, 1575-1584 (2003).

C. M. Assi, Y. Ye, S. Dixit, M. Ali, "Dynamic bandwidth allocation for quality-of-service over Ethernet PONs," IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. 21, 1467-1477 (2003).

1997 (1)

S. Jamin, P. Danzig, S. Shenker, L. Zhang, "A measurement-based admission control algorithm for integrated services packet networks ," IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw. 5, 56-70 (1997).

IEEE Commun. Lett. (1)

N. Ghani, A. Shami, C. Assi, Y. Raja, "Intra-ONU bandwidth scheduling in Ethernet passive optical networks," IEEE Commun. Lett. 8, 683-685 (2004).

IEEE Commun. Mag. (2)

M. P. McGarry, M. Maier, M. Reisslein, "Ethernet PONs: A survey of dynamic bandwidth allocation (DBA) algorithms," IEEE Commun. Mag. 42, S8-S15 (2004).

J. Zheng, H. T. Mouftah, "Media access control for Ethernet passive optical networks: An overview," IEEE Commun. Mag. 43, 145-150 (2005).

IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. (3)

C. M. Assi, Y. Ye, S. Dixit, M. Ali, "Dynamic bandwidth allocation for quality-of-service over Ethernet PONs," IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. 21, 1467-1477 (2003).

M. Garcia, D. F. Garcia, V. G. Garcia, R. Bonis, "Analysis and modeling of traffic on a hybrid fiber–coax network," IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. 22, 1718-1730 (2004).

G. Kramer, "Fair queuing with service envelopes (FQSE): A cousin-fair hierarchical scheduler for subscriber access networks," IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. 22, 1497-1513 (2004).

IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw. (2)

S. Jamin, P. Danzig, S. Shenker, L. Zhang, "A measurement-based admission control algorithm for integrated services packet networks ," IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw. 5, 56-70 (1997).

H. Naser, H. T. Mouftah, "A joint-ONU interval-based dynamic scheduling algorithm for Ethernet passive optical networks ," IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw. 14, 889-899 (2006).

IEICE Trans. Commun. (1)

L. Zhang, "Dual DEB-GPS scheduler for delay-constraint applications in Ethernet passive optical networks ," IEICE Trans. Commun. E86-B, 1575-1584 (2003).

Other (6)

End-user multimedia QoS categories (2001) ITU-T Recommendation G.1010.

A. R. Dhaini, C. Assi, A. Shami, N. Ghani, "Adaptive fairness through intra-ONU scheduling in Ethernet passive optical networks ," Proc. IEEE ICC (2006) pp. 2687-2692.

C. Semeria, Supporting Differentiated Service Classes: Queue Scheduling Disciplines (Juniper Netw., 2002).

M. Ma, Y. Zhu, T. H. Cheng, "A bandwidth guaranteed polling MAC protocol for Ethernet passive optical networks," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM (2003) pp. 22-31.

C.-T. Chou, S. N. Shankar, K. G. Shin, "Achieving per-stream QoS with distributed airtime allocation and admission control in IEEE 802.11e wireless LANs," Proc. IEEE INFOCOM (2005) pp. 1584-1595.

IEEE 802.3ah, Ethernet in the First Mile Task Force http://www.ieee802.org/3/efm/index.html .

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