Personal Network Project

Overview...

Personal network is a user-centric virtual private network. For each user to use his/her own virtual networks, personal network personalizes network resources like communication channels, network settings like IP routing, and gateway settings like firewall rules.

Availability...

Two implementations for transparently using a SSL is now available (Nov. 20, 2001).

Publications...

Personal Networks Integrating a VPN with Execution Environments of Hosts

Kenichi Kourai, Toshio Hirotsu, Koji Sato, Osamu Akashi, Kensuke Fukuda, Tosiharu Sugawara, and Shigeru Chiba
In JSSST Computer Software,
Vol.21, No.1, pp.2-12, January 2004.
(in JAPANESE)

Secure and Manageable Virtual Private Networks for End-users

Kenichi Kourai, Toshio Hirotsu, Koji Sato, Osamu Akashi, Kensuke Fukuda, Toshiharu Sugawara, and Shigeru Chiba
In Proceedings of the 28th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2003),
pp.385-394, October 2003.

Personal Networks Integrating a VPN with Execution Environments of Hosts

Kenichi Kourai, Toshio Hirotsu, Koji Sato, Osamu Akashi, Kensuke Fukuda, Tosiharu Sugawara, and Shigeru Chiba
In Proceedings of SPA 2003,
March 2003.
(in JAPANESE)

Private Network Environments for Controlling Multiple Overlay Networks

Kenichi Kourai and Shigeru Chiba
In Proceedings Computer System Symposium,
Vol.2002, No.18, pp.75-82, November, 2002.
(in JAPANESE)

Constructing Personal Network on the Internet

Kenichi Kourai, Toshio Hirotsu, Koji Sato, Osamu Akashi, Tosiharu Sugawara, and Shigeru Chiba
In SIG notes of Information Processing Sciety of Japan (2001-OS-88),
pp.83-90, August 2001.
(in JAPANESE)

[Last Updated: Nov. 18, 2005]

Kenichi Kourai
kourai@csg.is.titech.ac.jp