End-to-end available bandwidth estimation and time measurement adjustment for multimedia QOS

@inproceedings{Liu2003EndtoendAB,
  title={End-to-end available bandwidth estimation and time measurement adjustment for multimedia QOS},
  author={Qiang Liu and Jenq-Neng Hwang},
  booktitle={ICME},
  year={2003}
}
Congestion control is an important function in a multimedia application. Since multimedia (e.g., audio and video) packets are mostly transmitted in UDP, which lacks the congestion control mechanism in TCP, a separate congestion control is necessary to avoid excessive packet losses and to be fair with competing TCP flows. As UDP congestion control is rate… CONTINUE READING