On mitigating TCP Incast in Data Center Networks


TCP Incast, also known as TCP throughput collapse, is a term used to describe a link capacity under-utilization phenomenon in certain many-to-one communication patterns, typically in many datacenter applications. The main root cause of TCP Incast analyzed by prior works is attributed to packet drops at the congestion switch that result in TCP timeout… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/INFCOM.2011.5935217


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