Metrics for the Evaluation of Congestion Control Mechanisms

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This document discusses the metrics to be considered in an evaluation of new or modified congestion control mechanisms for the Internet. This document is intended to be the first in a series of documents aimed at improving the models that we use in the evaluation of transport protocols.


Sally Floyd (

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