Sampling Techniques for Packet Selection

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Author Tanja Zseby 
Last updated 2002-08-28
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This document describes the deployment of sampling techniques for packet selection. It suggests some terminology and shows different sampling methods for selecting a subset of packets in a flow. Furthermore it describes which parameters can be varied for the different sampling methods.


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