Publikationen

Disclaimer:

IEEE Copyright Notice

This material is presented to ensure timely dissemination of scholarly and technical work. Copyright and all rights therein are retained by authors or by other copyright holders. All persons copying this information are expected to adhere to the terms and constraints invoked by each author's copyright. In most cases, these works may not be reposted without the explicit permission of the copyright holder.

ACM Copyright Notice

These are the authors' versions of the work. The copyright is with ACM. They are posted here by permission of ACM for your personal use. Not for redistribution. See individual publication details for information on the publication of the definitive versions.

Springer-Verlag LNCS Copyright Notice

The copyright of these contributions has been transferred to Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg New York. The copyright transfer covers the exclusive right to reproduce and distribute the contribution, including reprints, translations, photographic reproductions, microform, electronic form (offline, online), or any other reproductions of similar nature. Online available from Springer-Verlag LNCS series.

Work that appeared before the 1st of September 2003 was published while the authors were with the Lehrstuhl Praktische Informatik IV at the University of Mannheim.

A Survey on TCP-Friendly Congestion Control (extended version)

Author(s): Jörg Widmer, Robert Denda, Martin Mauve.
Title: A Survey on TCP-Friendly Congestion Control (extended version)
Published: Technical Report TR-01-002, Department for Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Mannheim, February 2001
Keyword(s): congestion control, TCP-friendliness, TCP, multicast, fairness
Abstract: New trends in communication, in particular the deployment of multicastand real-time audio/video streaming applications, are likely toincrease the percentage of non-TCP traffic in the Internet. Theseapplications rarely perform congestion control in a TCP-friendlymanner, i.e., they do not share the available bandwidth fairly withapplications built on TCP, such as web browsers, FTP- oremail-clients. The Internet community strongly fears that the currentevolution could lead to a congestion collapse and starvation of TCPtraffic. For this reason, TCP-friendly protocols are being developedthat behave fairly with respect to co-existent TCP flows. In thisarticle, we present a survey of current approaches to TCP-friendlinessand discuss their characteristics. Both unicast and multicastcongestion control protocols are examined, and an evaluation of thedifferent approaches is presented.
Bib entry: [XML] [BibTeX]
Download: [PDF]
Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: E-Mail sendenWE Informatik