Middlebox

A middlebox or network appliance is a computer networking device that transforms, inspects, filters, or otherwise manipulates traffic for purposes… (More)
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2016
2016
Open vSwitch is a high-performance multi-layer virtual switch that serves as a flexible foundation for building virtualized… (More)
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2015
2015
Contemporary networks contain many different kind of middleboxes that perform variety of advanced network functions. Currently, a… (More)
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2014
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2014
Middleboxes provide key security and performance guarantees in networks. Unfortunately, the dynamic traffic modifications they… (More)
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2013
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2013
Networks today rely on middleboxes to provide critical performance, security, and policy compliance capabilities. Achieving these… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Middleboxes such as firewalls, NAT, proxies, or Deep Packet Inspection play an increasingly important role in various types of IP… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Past studies show that middleboxes are a critical piece of network infrastructure for providing security and performance… (More)
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2013
2013
Besides the traditional routers and switches, middleboxes such as NATs, firewalls, IDS or proxies have a growing importance in… (More)
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2012
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2012
Current middlebox (MB) management mechanisms are clumsy and unsuitable for taking full advantage of new MB deployment models and… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Network deployments handle changing application, workload, and policy requirements via the deployment of specialized network… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Most network deployments respond to changing application, workload, and policy requirements via the deployment of specialized… (More)
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