ABR Switch Mechanisms: Design Issues and Performance Evaluation

  title={ABR Switch Mechanisms: Design Issues and Performance Evaluation},
  author={Nada Golmie and Yves Saintillan and David H. Su},
  journal={Computer Networks},
Considerable protocol development efforts in recent ATM Forum activities have been centered on the traffic management Ž . of available bit rate ABR service. The goal is to efficiently manage the leftover network bandwidth and fairly distribute it Ž . among contending ABR virtual connections VC so that communication links can be optimally utilized. A rate-based flow control mechanism has been adopted for that purpose. While the ATM Forum Traffic Management Specification Version 4.0 document… CONTINUE READING


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