NetPilot: automating datacenter network failure mitigation

  title={NetPilot: automating datacenter network failure mitigation},
  author={Xin Wu and Daniel Turner and Chao-Chih Chen and David A. Maltz and Xiaowei Yang and Lihua Yuan and Ming Zhang},
Driven by the soaring demands for always-on and fast-response online services, modern datacenter networks have recently undergone tremendous growth. These networks often rely on commodity hardware to reach immense scale while keeping capital expenses under check. The downside is that commodity devices are prone to failures, raising a formidable challenge for network operators to promptly handle these failures with minimal disruptions to the hosted services. Recent research efforts have focused… CONTINUE READING
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