MTP/SO: Self-Organizing Multicast
draft-bormann-mtp-so-02

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Abstract

MTP/SO is a reliable multicast protocol based on the earlier protocols MTP (RFC1301) and MTP-2, simplifying the protocol considerably while adding self-organization of the members of the group into a hierarchy of local regions, local retransmissions, local NAK damping, and both global and local forward error correction. MTP/SO retains the coordinated many-to-many multicast model of MTP-2 while improving scalability.

Authors

Joerg Ott (jo@acm.org)
Carsten Bormann (cabo@tzi.org)
Nils Seifert (nilss@cs.tu-berlin.de)

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