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Multifaceted Faculty Network Design and Management: Practice and Experience Report


Multifaceted Faculty Network Design and Management: Practice and Experience Report

Assels, Michael John, Echtner, Dana, Spanner, Michael, Mokhov, Serguei A., Carrière, François and Taveroff, Manny (2011) Multifaceted Faculty Network Design and Management: Practice and Experience Report. Proceedings of The Fourth International C* Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering (C3S2E '11). 2011, ACM, New York, NY, USA, . pp. 151-155.

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We report on our experience on multidimensional aspects of our faculty's network design and management, including some unique aspects such as campus-wide VLANs and ghosting, security and monitoring, switching and routing, and others. We outline a historical perspective on certain research, design, and development decisions and discuss the network topology, its scalability, and management in detail; the services our network provides, and its evolution. We overview the security aspects of the management as well as data management and automation and the use of the data by other members of the IT group in the faculty.

Divisions:Concordia University > Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science
Item Type:Article
Authors:Assels, Michael John and Echtner, Dana and Spanner, Michael and Mokhov, Serguei A. and Carrière, François and Taveroff, Manny
Journal or Publication:Proceedings of The Fourth International C* Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering (C3S2E '11). 2011, ACM, New York, NY, USA,
Date:May 2011
  • ENCS Network
  • Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):10.1145/1992896.1992916
Keywords:network topology, spanning tree, network security, network management, VLANs
ID Code:7785
Deposited By: Serguei Mokhov
Deposited On:30 Aug 2011 15:01
Last Modified:18 Jan 2018 17:31
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