Guaranteed Rate in Differentiated Services
draft-worster-diffserv-gr-00

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Authors Avri Doria  , Tom Worster  , Robert Wentworth 
Last updated 1998-06-08
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
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Abstract

We propose a diff-serv per hop behavior (PHB) for the transport of non-real time traffic with a guaranteed rate (GR). This proposal is based on principles developed for the specification of the Guaranteed Frame Rate (GFR) service category currently being specified for ATM [TM5]. It is shown that a diff-serv network using the GR PHB together with a explicit routing capability can support edge-to-edge guaranteed rate service. Interconnection of diff-serv networks deploying GR to achieve end-to-end service and interworking with ATM's GFR service are also discussed.

Authors

Avri Doria (avri@acm.org)
Tom Worster (tom.worster@gdc.com)
Robert Wentworth (rhw@va.hea.com)

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