Comparison of Tail Drop and Active Queue Management Performance for Bulk-Data and Web-Like Internet Traffic

  title={Comparison of Tail Drop and Active Queue Management Performance for Bulk-Data and Web-Like Internet Traffic},
  author={Christof Brandauer and Gianluca Iannaccone and Christophe Diot and Thomas Ziegler and Serge Fdida and Martin May},
Thispapercomparestheperformanceof Tail Drop and threedifferentflavorsof theRED(RandomEarly Detection) queuemanagementmechanism: RED with a standard parametersetting, RED with an optimizedparametersetting basedona modelof REDwith TCPflows,andfinally a version of RED with a smootherdrop functioncalled “g entle RED”. Performanceis evaluatedundervariousload situationsfor FTP-like andWeb-like flows,respectively . We use measur ementsandsimulationsto evaluatetheperformance of… CONTINUE READING
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