Efficient Transmission in Virtual Multi-path TCP

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Traditional MPTCP [RFC6824] requires that at least one node in a pair should equipped more than one NIC, and this limits the deployment [RFC6182] of MPTCP. This document proposes the VMPTCP (Virtual Multi-Path TCP) and describes how to build TCP sub-connections in VMPTCP among nodes with just one NIC.


Hui Deng (xuke@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn)
Yuchao Zhang (zhangyc14@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn)
Meng Shen (shenmeng@bit.edu.cn)
Zhicheng Ge (gzc15@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn)
Xiangxiang Wang (wxx15@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn)

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