Norman P. Butts

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High bandwidth satellites hold out the promise of a rapidly deployable communications infrastructure with a natural support for mobility. However, the Transmission Control Protocol, widely used in the Internet, performs poorly over satellite links, and this presents an obstacle to the deployment of such systems. We present an architecture that overcomes(More)
The demand for Internet bandwidth has grown rapidly in the past few years. A new generation of broadband satellite constellations promise to provide high speed Internet connectivity to areas not served by optical fiber, cable or other high speed terrestrial connections. However, using satellite links to supply high bandwidth has been difficult due to(More)
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