Pushback Messages for Controlling Aggregates in the Network

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Author Sally Floyd
Last updated 2001-07-17
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Pushback [MB01] is designed to detect and control high bandwidth aggregates in the network. An aggregate is a collection of packets with a common property. For instance, with the destination prefix as the common property, all packets with a matching prefix define an aggregate.


Sally Floyd (floyd@icir.org)

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