ALTO and DECADE service trial within China Telecom

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Authors Kai Li  , GuangYao Jian 
Last updated 2012-09-11 (latest revision 2012-03-10)
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This document reports the experience of China Telecom in a recent experiment with the ALTO service and P2P caches deployment. It is found that the deployment of the ALTO service significantly improves the capability of a Service Provider to affect the distribution of P2P traffic. It is also found that a traffic localized ALTO policy may decrease the download speed of a P2P user. However, the deployment of some P2P caches can compensate such influence.


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