Performance of TCP/IP: the case of two Controlled Sources


In order to control the ow in TCP/IP protocol, each TCP source uses a transmission window which indicates the number of packets that may be transmitted by the source but not yet acknowledged by the destination. We consider the Tahoe algorithm 7] developed by Van Jacobson for the adjustment of the window size and the computations of time-out values. This paper analyses the synchronization and coupling that occur between several controlled sources using this algorithm. We restrict to two controlled sources for simplicity of presentation.

Showing 1-9 of 9 references

The ATM Forum Technical Committee, Traac Management Speciication, Version 4

  • 1996

Analysis of the TCP/IP Flow Control Mechanism in High-Speed Wide-Area Networks

  • F Altman, J Boccara, +4 authors Fenzy
  • 1995

Evaluation de Performance de TCP/IP: Cas de deux Sources Contrllles, stage report

  • M Erramdani
  • 1995

Performance of TCP/IP over the French Research network: Measurements and Analysis, nal report of INRIA-CNET contract No

  • J Altman, D Bolot, +4 authors Collange
  • 1995

Window-based congestion control for networks with bandwidth-delay products and random loss: a study of TCP/IP performancee

  • T V Lakshman, U Madhow
  • 1994