A Comparative analysis of the methods used for building Information / Content Centric Networks over Software defined networks


  • B Vishnu Priya
  • Dr JKR Sastry






Content centric networks (CCN), Internet protocol (IP), Information centric Networks (ICN), Massive content delivery, OpenFlow Protocol, Software defined networks (SDN).


Ability to transfer huge amount of content to the target is the present-day requirements of the users which is not being used through internet-based protocol due to static nature of the internet. Software defined networks (SDN) provides the flexibility to implement any architecture as the control and data plane are separated. Information / content centric networks (ICN / CCN) can be implemented using SDN. The requirement of the massive delivery of the content can be archived through ICN/CCN.In this paper a comparative analysis of the methods used for building information centric networking ICN / CCN over software defined networks has been presented. The areas of research that needs to be undertaken further have also been cited in the paper.



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