Measuring the reliability of 802.11 WiFi networks

  title={Measuring the reliability of 802.11 WiFi networks},
  author={David Murray and Terry Koziniec and Michael Dixon and Kevin Lee},
  journal={2015 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA)},
Over half of the transmission time in WiFi networks is dedicated to ensuring that errors are corrected or detected. Despite these mechanisms, many studies have concluded that frame error rates vary. An increased understanding of why frames are lost is a pragmatic approach to improving real world 802.11 throughput. The potential beneficiaries of this research, include rate control algorithms, Modulation and Coding Schemes, simulation models, frame size selection and 802.11 configuration… 
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