Boosted Session Transport (BST) Protocol for Improved Performance in Satellite, Wireless and Mobile Networks

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Authors Okan Azmak  , Chava Leviatan  , Itzcak Pechtalt 
Last updated 2001-02-16
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TCP treats packet losses as an indication of congestion in the network, and it reduces transmission rates drastically until an optimal rate is found for data transmission. The problems that satellite and other wireless links pose to TCP have been addressed elsewhere (please see Section 2).


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