SDN/NFV and Eduroam-based Global University Rambling Technology

SDN/NFV and Eduroam-based Global University Rambling Technology

Guoqiang Hu

Network and Education Technology center, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China

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30 September 2016
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With the raging wave of Internet Plus, global free wireless roaming technology-based Eduroam(Education roaming) used for academic exchanges has received extensive attention. In this paper, the SDN (Software Defined Networking) and NFV (Network Function Virtualization) technology architecture [1] and Eduroam wireless roaming authentication mechanism are analyzed, SDN/NFV-based virtualized and fine-grained authorization model proposed, and the SDN/NFV technical architecture-based Eduroam realized, thus providing references for colleges and universities deploying Eduroam in cloud platform and SDN network.


SDN, NFV, Eduroam, Authorization model.

1. Introduction
2. Analysis of Eduroam and SDN/NFV Technology Structure
3. Eduroam Authorization Model Based on SDN/NFV Technical Structure
4. Implementation Scheme of Eduroam Based on SDN and NFV Technical Structure
5. Conclusions

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