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End-to-end delay constrained protocol over the EDS service differentiation

Benjamin Gaidioz 1 Pascale Primet
1 RESO - Protocols and softwares for very high-performance network
Inria Grenoble - Rhône-Alpes, ENS Lyon - École normale supérieure - Lyon, CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique : UMR5668
Abstract : The TCP/IP stack has been mainly designed for elastic traffic (file transfers). It is nowadays recognized that it is not able to efficiently support traffic patterns with completely differing requirements (e.g. applications with delay requirements). Service differentiation at the flow agregate level (DiffServ) is a promising way to implement some form of IP QoS because it is robust and scalable. The EDS PHB is a Diffserv PHB based on both loss rate and delay proportional differentiation. In this article, we start from a network layer implementing the EDS service differentiation and present a specific transport protocol which aims at providing an end-to-end delay guarantee to applications with delay requirements.
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Benjamin Gaidioz, Pascale Primet. End-to-end delay constrained protocol over the EDS service differentiation. RR-5030, INRIA. 2003. ⟨inria-00071554⟩



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