Paid peering among internet service providers

  title={Paid peering among internet service providers},
  author={Gireesh Shrimali and S Naresh Kumar},
  booktitle={GameNets '06},
We develop models for Internet Service Provider (ISP) peering when ISPs charge each other for carrying traffic. We study linear pricing schemes in a simple ISP peering model using a two stage sequential Nash game in which self interested providers first set linear prices for carrying peers' traffic and then choose to route their traffic according to the prices set and costs incurred by carrying traffic on their links. Under reasonable cost models, we show that rational ISPs will participate in… CONTINUE READING
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