### Abstract

This paper presents and experimentally evaluates a new algorithm for efficient one-hop link-state routing in full-mesh networks. Prior techniques for this setting scale poorly, as each node incurs quadratic (n^{2}) communication overhead to broadcast its link state to all other nodes. In contrast, in our algorithm each node exchanges routing state with only a small subset of overlay nodes determined by using a quorum system. Using a two round protocol, each node can find an optimal one-hop path to any other node using only n^{1.5} per-node communication. Our algorithm can also be used to find the optimal shortest path of arbitrary length using only n^{1.5} logn per-node communication. The algorithm is designed to be resilient to both node and link failures. We apply this algorithm to a Resilient Overlay Network (RON) system, and evaluate the results using a large-scale, globally distributed set of Internet hosts. The reduced communication overhead from using our improved full-mesh algorithm allows the creation of all-pairs routing overlays that scale to hundreds of nodes, without reducing the system's ability to rapidly find optimal routes.

Original language | English (US) |
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Title of host publication | CoNEXT'09 - Proceedings of the 2009 ACM Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies |

Pages | 145-156 |

Number of pages | 12 |

DOIs | |

State | Published - 2009 |

Event | 2009 ACM Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies, CoNEXT'09 - Rome, Italy Duration: Dec 1 2009 → Dec 4 2009 |

### Other

Other | 2009 ACM Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies, CoNEXT'09 |
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Country | Italy |

City | Rome |

Period | 12/1/09 → 12/4/09 |

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### Keywords

- Availability
- Distributed shortest path
- Networks
- Overlay networks
- RON
- Routing
- Scalability

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Computer Networks and Communications
- Hardware and Architecture

### Cite this

*CoNEXT'09 - Proceedings of the 2009 ACM Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies*(pp. 145-156) https://doi.org/10.1145/1658939.1658956

**Scaling all-pairs overlay routing.** / Sontag, David; Zhang, Yang; Phanishayee, Amar; Andersen, David G.; Karger, David.

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*CoNEXT'09 - Proceedings of the 2009 ACM Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies.*pp. 145-156, 2009 ACM Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies, CoNEXT'09, Rome, Italy, 12/1/09. https://doi.org/10.1145/1658939.1658956

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