S. W. Ng

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A major problem in supporting multimedia streaming in the Internet is that the streaming protocol used tends to take bandwidth away from competing TCP traffic streams. Thus it is important to devise rate based protocols that are TCP-friendly. In the paper we examine the effectiveness of two important models i n devising TCP-friendly rate based protocols in(More)
The author hereby grants to MIT permission to reproduce and to distribute publicly paper and electronic copies of this thesis document in whole or in part in any medium now known or hereafter created. Abstract We present two recent parallel programming languages, PetaBricks and Julia, and demonstrate how we can use these two languages to reexamine classic(More)
In this demonstration paper, the prototype called REal-time TraffIc NAvigation System (RETINA) is introduced. The goal is to investigate the effectiveness of various soft real-time techniques in the development of mobile applications. 1 Introduction An important mobile application is to provide users information in a real-time fashion over a mobile network,(More)
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