Network simulation and emulation

Plateforme networkTestbed implementation for the ANR-SEREADMO project

Joint resources with LINA UMR 6241, IRCCyN, Polytech Nantes

Objects :

  • Analysis and design of communication protocols
  • Experimentation : Simulations, virtualisation
  • Applications : self-organized networks (Manet, sensor networks, P2P), multimedia services over packet networks, distributed storage (P2P Cloud) FEC algorithm (Forward Error Correction)

Constitution of the platform :

Active devices :

  • 18 routers CISCO 7200
  • 6 Gb Ethernet switches
  • Networking monitoring probes
  • 3 firewalls
  • Network monitoring probes

Terminals :

  • 14 PC
  • 4 computing PC
  • 1 laptop for outdoor mobile experimentations
  • IP phone
  • Video phone
  • 7 Notebook

Servers :

  • 1 Room server with catering system (Windows, Linux, Ubuntu and Debian)
  • 1 Computing server (16 cores, 64 Go RAM)
  • 1 Storage Server (5 To, RAID 5, SAS 15000, 6b/s)

Simulators :

  • Emulation / traffic generation and multimedia services (SmartBits 6000B)
  • Discrete event simulator NS 2
  • GNS3
  • QualNet 5.0 - 16 cores architecture

Research projects :

  • Research project ANR Sécurity SAFIMAGE
  • Research project CPER C2M
  • Research project Région Miles/axe Mattador
  • Research project ANR RNRT SEREADMO :
  • Research project OSEO P2PWEB :

Collaborations and users :

  • Academic collaborations (joint publications) : Monash University, University of Melbourne, University Cluj-Napoca Romania, Roma 3
  • Industrial collaboration : Thales, Alcatel-Lucent, British Telecom, SAP, Network Consulting, TMG

Main results :

  • IETF Contributions (MP-OLSR)
  • Channel algorithms coding and multiple description based on the Mojette transform
  • Hybrid protocol (Client/server and P2P)
  • Spin-off : FIZIANS
Manager : Benoît Parrein
Technical Support : Benoît Parrein
Team : IVC
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