INDEX: a platform for determining how people value the quality of their Internet access

  title={INDEX: a platform for determining how people value the quality of their Internet access},
  author={Bj{\"o}rn Rupp and Richard J. Edell and Himender Chand and Pravin Varaiya},
  journal={1998 Sixth International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS'98) (Cat. No.98EX136)},
  • B. Rupp, R. Edell, P. Varaiya
  • Published 18 May 1998
  • Computer Science
  • 1998 Sixth International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS'98) (Cat. No.98EX136)
The continuing exponential growth of the Internet and the emergence of new time-critical applications have led to the integration of a large number of different services on the Internet. In the process, the question of how to efficiently allocate bandwidth as a scarce resource has become a crucial issue for the continued proliferation of these new services. Future growth depends on the division of services into quality-differentiated market segments and the pricing structure of each segment… 

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