Open systems interconnection - the transport layer protocol

  • Ray Hunt
  • Published 1984 in Computer Communications


There is considerable activity within ISO, ECMA and CCITT in establishing an international standard for the transport layer of the ISO OSI modeL Standardization of this layer will provide end users with a choice of quality-of-service from the end-to-end transport mechanism. The need for variations in this quality-of-service arises from the very diverse… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/0140-3664(84)90228-7


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