"BIC's growth function can still be too aggressive for TCP... In the new
release of BIC, we introduce a new window growth function - a cubic
The CUBIC web site includes
of BIC-TCP, CUBIC-TCP, and STCP for ns-2.
Layered TCP from Sumitha Bhandarkar et al.
"Improving TCP Performance in High Bandwidth High RTT Links Using
Layered Congestion Control",
PFLDNet 2005, February 2005.
"This scheme can be thought of as an emulation of
multiple flows at the transport level, with the key contribution
that the number of virtual flows adapt to the dynamic network
Shorten, R.N. and Leith, D.J., H-TCP: TCP for high-speed and
long-distance networks. Proc. PFLDnet, Argonne, 2004.
"Our objective here is to
develop a systematic framework for modifying the basic TCP algorithm
that renders it suitable in a variety of network types."
"The Web100 project will provide the software and tools necessary for
end-hosts to automatically and
transparently achieve high bandwidth data rates (100 Mbps) over the
high performance research
Warren Matthews and Les Cottrell,
Achieving High Data Throughput in Research Networks, COMPUTING
IN HIGH ENERGY AND NUCLEAR PHYSICS, Hosted By IHEP, Beijing, China
September 3 - 7, 2001.
"Detailed understanding of performance issues and the requirements
for reliable high throughput transfers is critical."
Design Space for a Bulk Transport Tool,
Stanislav Shalunov, Lawrence D. Dunn, Yunhong Gu, Steven Low, Injong
Rhee, Steven Senger, Bartek Wydrowski, and Lisong Xu,
Internet2 Bulk Transport Working Group Report,
"The project is looking at both bulk transfer over high
latency/bandwidth networks and grid-based applications, especially (but
not limited to)
National Virtual Observatory.
"With the advent of inexpensive storage technologies and the
availability of high-speed networks, the concept of multi-terabyte
on-line databases interoperating seamlessly
is no longer outlandish."
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