The Sky is NOT the Limit Anymore: Future Architecture of the Interplanetary Internet

@article{Alhilal2019TheSI,
  title={The Sky is NOT the Limit Anymore: Future Architecture of the Interplanetary Internet},
  author={Ahmad Alhilal and Tristan Braud and Pan Hui},
  journal={IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine},
  year={2019},
  volume={34},
  pages={22-32}
}
The ever-growing popularity of space exploration has attracted many organizations and private companies to attempt increasingly challenging missions. Each of these missions bring us one step closer to the colonization of the solar system. Many initiatives have been taken to aim at providing an architecture in the so-called interplanetary (IPN) Internet to serve these upcoming missions. In this paper, we propose an evolutionary, scalable, and extensible architecture that adapted the current IPN… 

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