Towards an Adaptive and Intelligent MPLS Network

  • Rana Rahim-Amoud
  • Leila Merghem-Boulahia
  • Dominique Gaiti
Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 229)


The Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) is an Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) framework. It is a versatile solution to address the problems faced by present-day networks like speed, scalability and traffic engineering. However, the Quality of Service (QoS) management of MPLS is made by static methods. In this paper, we propose a solution based on Multi-Agent Systems (MAS) to manage the QoS into MPLS by adequate adaptive methods.


Internet Engineer Task Force Traffic Engineering MPLS Network Master Agent Multiprotocol Label Switching 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rana Rahim-Amoud
    • 1
  • Leila Merghem-Boulahia
    • 1
  • Dominique Gaiti
    • 1
  1. 1.ISTITUniversity of Technology of TroyesTroyes CedexFrance

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