• Testbed evaluation of a seamless handover mechanism for an SDN-based enterprise WLAN

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      Enterprise WLANs; Mobility Management; Software-Defined Networking.

    • Abstract


      Many modern-day applications require seamless connectivity to provide a good quality experience to mobile users. Thus, mobility management mechanism becomes a crucial aspect of all the wireless technologies used to connect to the Internet. In this letter, we present the testbed implementation details of aNetwork Address Translation (NAT)-based, client-unaware, seamless handover mechanism for a Software- Defined Enterprise WLAN framework. The results from the testbed implementation corroborate that the handover mechanism can provide uninterrupted connectivity during a handover process.

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      1. Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India
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