Network coding mythbusting: why it is not about butterflies anymore

@article{Mdard2014NetworkCM,
  title={Network coding mythbusting: why it is not about butterflies anymore},
  author={Muriel M{\'e}dard and Frank H. P. Fitzek and Marie-Jos{\'e} Montpetit and Catherine Rosenberg},
  journal={IEEE Communications Magazine},
  year={2014},
  volume={52},
  pages={177-183}
}
Network coding has been shown to have radical implications for improving current network and storage systems. Because of its disruptive nature, both in terms of techniques and implications, it had naturally led to debate and confusion. This article seeks to dispel some of the misconceptions still associated with network coding, which we term its enduring myths.