TEAR : TCP emulation at receivers – flow control for multimedia streaming

@inproceedings{Rhee2000TEART,
  title={TEAR : TCP emulation at receivers – flow control for multimedia streaming},
  author={Injong Rhee and Volkan Ozdemir and Yung Yi},
  year={2000}
}
Congestion and flow control is an integral part of any Interne t data transport protocol. It is widely accepted that the congestion avoidance mechanisms of TCP ha ve been one of the key contributors to the success of the Internet. However, TCP is ill-suited to realtime multimedia streaming applications. Its bursty transmission, and abrupt and frequent wide rate fluct uations cause high delay jitters and sudden quality degradation of multimedia applications. For asymm etric networks such as… CONTINUE READING
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