Problem Statement: Bandwidth Aggregation for Internet Access

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Authors Margaret Cullen  , Nicolai Leymann  , Cornelius Heidemann  , Mohamed Boucadair  , Hui Deng  , Mingui Zhang  , Behcet Sarikaya 
Last updated 2017-05-04 (latest revision 2016-10-31)
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Bandwidth aggregation capabilities for Internet access services can significantly improve end user's Quality of Experience. Such capabilities are especially attractive in environments where multi- interfaced boxes become commonplace and can technically connect to various access networks, both wired and wireless. This document describes the problems with bandwidth aggregation for Internet access. A set of requirements are derived from the said problems.


Margaret Cullen (
Nicolai Leymann (
Cornelius Heidemann (
Mohamed Boucadair (
Hui Deng (
Mingui Zhang (
Behcet Sarikaya (

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