Link Weighting: An Important Basis for Charging in the Internet

Abstract

Current charging mechanisms in the Internet are restricted mainly to volume and time of the day. We propose a mechanism which allows to use additional information for charging in the edges and core of the network. Links or network clouds will have weights which are dynamic, e.g. based on congestion level. This mechanism covers the current Internet protocol… (More)

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@inproceedings{Einsiedler1998LinkWA, title={Link Weighting: An Important Basis for Charging in the Internet}, author={Hans Joachim Einsiedler and Paul Hurley}, year={1998} }