Congestion Control and Codec interactions in RTP Applications

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (rmcat WG)
Authors Mo Zanaty  , Varun Singh  , Suhas Nandakumar  , Zaheduzzaman Sarker 
Last updated 2016-09-19 (latest revision 2016-03-18)
Replaces draft-zanaty-rmcat-cc-codec-interactions
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Interactive real-time media applications that use the Real-time Transport Protocol (RTP) over the User Datagram Protocol (UDP) must use congestion control techniques above the UDP layer since it provides none. This memo describes the interactions and conceptual interfaces necessary between the application components that relate to congestion control, specifically the media codec control layer, and the components dedicated to congestion control functions.


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