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Project Progress

OFELIA Island Deployed at Brazil

The island deployment was conducted under the EDOBRA (Extending and Deploying OFELIA in Brazil) work package. more

CNIT-Pisa Island is Ready

CNIT-Pisa island allows OFELIA experimenters to benefit from Data Center network topologies and carry out experiments in the field of cloud computing and Data Center environments. more

OFELIA Extension Sync

OFELIA's software turned out to be useful - not only for the project itself, but other European projects decided to base their facilities and developments on the OCF. These projects are already using or planning to use the results of OFELIA. Most of the projects are also planning to build upon and extend the software. In order to synchronize the development efforts and to create synergies, the project invited them to the OFELIA Extension Sync at the premises of EICT, Berlin. more

OFELIA island at Castelldefels (Spain) now available

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Updates: EDOBRA (Extending and Deploying OFELIA in Brazil)

The OFELIA Island in Brazil, located at Federal University of Uberlândia (UFU) is being deployed and by the end of June it is expected to complete the federation with OFELIA at Europe.  more

Press Releases

OpenFlow-based Experimental Facility Persists After EU OFELIA Project End

OFELIA OpenFlow Experimental Facility Infrastructure and Functionality Continues to Exist and Remains Open for Experiments - more

GÉANT and OFELIA Cooperate to Provide OpenFlow-based Test Network Facilities

August 22, 2013 – GÉANT and the EU-funded project OFELIA are cooperating to provide OpenFlow-based test network facilities and have set-up a multi-domain OpenFlow testbed environment. This joint OpenFlow facility is open to be used for experiments and had been demonstrated at ONS 2013, FIA Dublin and TNC 2013. more

OFELIA 2nd Open Call for OpenFlow Experiments Success and New Partners

July  26, 2012 - The EU-funded project OFELIA announced the success of its second Open Call for using and extending the pan-European OFELIA OpenFlow-based testbed facility. Four proposals (out of 17 submitted) were selected and will extend the infrastructure and functionality of the facility. more

Researchers Are Invited To Use The Unique Experimental Facility For Future Internet Research Based On OpenFlow Technology

August 22, 2011 – The EU-funded project OFELIA announces the public availability for experiments of its European network facility based on OpenFlow technology. Any user accepting the usage policy is welcome to experiment on the OpenFlow-enabled testbed offered at five facilities in Europe. Usage of the OFELIA facility is provided as a free-of-charge best-effort service. more

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Issue 12 - final issue

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  • OFELIA EU Project Ending
  • OFELIA Faclility to Persist
  • OFELIA Islands Recently Opened for Experimenters

Issue 11 - Update OFELIA Control Framework

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  • OFELIA Control Framework
  • AMsoil—The Glue for Aggregate Manager Developers
  • OFELIA Successfully Demonstrated at Recent Events
  • EDOBRA (Extending and Deploying OFELIA in Brazil) Updates
  • EWSDN 2013

Issue 10 - OFELIA and OpenFlow Use Cases

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  • Use case: Advan ced Network Virtualization with VeRTIGO
  • Use Case: CONET Information Centric Network over OFELIA
  • Use Case: Video on Demand
  • Use Case: Path computation decoupled from connectivity provisioning
  • Use Case: Entity Title Architecture for seamless multicast and mobility support
  • Use case: Unified Management and Control of Cloud Data Center Resources
  • Demo Paper on VeRTIGO Accepted at INFOCOM!

Issue 9 - OFELIA Islands, Federation, OCF

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  • OFELIA now has 10 Islands
  • Federation and Cross-Island Connectivity
  • OFELIA Control Framework

Issue 8 - Second Open Call was a Success

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  • OFELIA Second Open Call was a Success
  • Welcome to Our New Project Partners
  • Additional Island Available for Testing
  • Update from the ETH Zurich Island

Events

Training for Use of Spirent OpenFlow testcenter in OFELIA experimental facility

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OFELIA Extension Sync

OFELIA's software turned out to be useful - not only for the project itself, but other European projects decided to base their facilities and developments on the OCF. These projects are already using or planning to use the results of OFELIA. Most of the projects are also planning to build upon and extend the software. In order to synchronize the development efforts and to create synergies, the project invited them to the OFELIA Extension Sync at the premises of EICT, Berlin. more

Demonstration of Multi-Domain OpenFlow Testbed and Virtual Network Instantiation With Arbitrary Topology at FIA Dublin

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OFELIA coming to FIA in Dublin with workshop and demonstration

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GÉANT Demonstrating at ONS OpenFlow Facility based on OFELIA Control Framework

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Researchers from ETH Zurich will present a poster on SDN and the Outsourcing of Routing during the Open Networking Summit taking place on 16-17 April 2013.

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At EWSDN - check the myth of SDN and substantiate some of its assumptions

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The European workshop on Software Defined Networks will take place October 25th - 26th, 2012 in Darmstadt, Germany.

The workshop home page with the Call for Papers and detailed information is at http://ewsdn.eu/.

OFELIA with Three Demonstrations at FIRE at Future Internet "Hands-on FIRE!" on Thursday May 10, 2012

  • Using the OFELIA testbed to support Information Centric Networking
  • Instantiating generalized virtual network topologies across OFELIA islands
  • Optical network control through OpenFlow

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