A Reference Model for Representing SDN Environments

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Software-Defined Networks (SDNs) are multilayer systems. In this context, this draft defines a graph-based reference model capable of properly representing such complex multilayer networks. The defined reference model thus eases the management and planning of SDN environments.


klaus@lncc.br (klaus@lncc.br)
Artur Ziviani (ziviani@lncc.br)

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