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Accession Number DE14-1120144
Title IPv6 in ESnet.
Publication Date 2013
Media Count 4p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The importance of the Internet to modern High Energy Physics collaborators is clearly immense, and understanding how new developments in network technology impact networks is critical to the future design of experiments. The next generation Internet Protocol (IPv6) is being deployed on testbeds and production networks throughout the world. The protocol has been designed to solve todays internet problems, and many of the features will be core Internet services in the future. In this talk the features of the protocol will be described. Details will be given on the deployment at sites important to High Energy Physics Research and the network services operating at these sites. In particular IPv6 deployment on the U.S. Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) will be reviewed. The connectivity and performance between High Energy Physics Laboratories, Universities and Institutes will be discussed.
Keywords Computer communications
Computer networks
High energy physics
Performance evaluation
Technology assessment

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 62 - Computers, Control & Information Theory
45C - Common Carrier & Satellite
46 - Physics
Corporate Author Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, CA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1416
Contract Number DE-AC02-76SF00515

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