Joint IP/optical layer restoration after a router failure

  title={Joint IP/optical layer restoration after a router failure},
  author={A. L. Chiu and John L Strand},
  journal={OFC 2001. Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibit. Technical Digest Postconference Edition (IEEE Cat. 01CH37171)},
The optical layer can provide for an Internet protocol (IP) client a rapid, efficient restoration after a link failure; however its inability to protect against router failure erodes its attractiveness. Here, we propose a joint IP/optical restoration mechanism addressing this problem. 

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