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Broadband Communications : IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology - Lorne G. Mason

Broadband Communications

IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

By: Lorne G. Mason (Editor), Augusto Casaca (Editor)

Hardcover Published: December 2009
ISBN: 9780412759703
Number Of Pages: 629

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Broadband communications is widely recognized as one of the most revolutionary emerging technologies of the last decade of the 20th century. This book provides a comprehensive snapshot of leading-edge research across a structured set of topics vital to broadband communications infrastructure for the information age.

Broadband Communications '96
Determination of traffic descriptors for VPs carrying delay-sensitive trafficp. 3
Specification of cell dispersion in ATM networksp. 16
Long range correlation in multiplexed Pareto trafficp. 28
Correlation properties of MPEG VBR video sources: relative importance of short and medium term correlation on ATM multiplexer performancep. 40
On the relevance of long term correlation in MPEG-1 video trafficp. 52
Multiple time scales and subexponentiality in MPEG video streamsp. 64
A combined fast-routing and bandwidth reservation algorithm for ATM networksp. 76
A fast routing and bandwidth management method in ATM networksp. 88
Admission control and dynamic routing schemes for wide-area broadband networks: their interaction and network performancep. 99
Dynamics of an explicit rate allocation algorithm for ATM networksp. 111
Comparison of ER and EFCI flow control schemes for ABR service in wide area networksp. 123
Effect of bursty source traffic on rate-based ABR congestion control schemesp. 135
Refinements to rate-based flow control with extensions to multidrop applicationsp. 147
A minimal-buffer loss-free flow control protocol for ATM networksp. 161
Flow control mechanisms for SAAL Linksp. 173
A traffic management framework for ATM networksp. 185
Congestion control in a constrained-worst-case frameworkp. 199
Performance analysis of a fuzzy system in the policing of packetized voice sourcesp. 211
Virtual network concept and its applications for resource management in ATM based networksp. 223
Some traffic aspects in virtual private networks over ATMp. 235
Statistical resource allocation and pricing in broadband communication networksp. 247
Degradation effect of cell loss on speech quality over ATM networksp. 259
Shuffle vs. Kautz/De Bruijn logical topologies for multihop networks: a throughput comparisonp. 271
Service specific connection oriented protocol (SSCOP) with no credit limitationp. 283
Window based estimation of the intensity of a doubly stochastic Poisson processp. 294
Efficient estimation of cell loss probability in ATM multiplexers with a fuzzy logic systemp. 306
A TDMA based access control scheme for an ATM passive optical tree networkp. 321
The Super-Pon concept and its technical challengesp. 333
Satellite full mesh ATM LAN: interconnection, satellite access scheme, signaling and performancep. 346
Fair prioritized scheduling in an input-buffered switchp. 358
Fair and flexible contention resolution for input buffered ATM switches based on LAN medium access control protocolsp. 370
Throughput analysis of multiple input-queuing in ATM switchesp. 382
Architectural and performance aspects of OFDM nodes for the future transport networkp. 394
Analysis of multicasting in photonic transport networksp. 406
Integrated analog switch matrix with large input signal and 46dB isolation at 1GHzp. 418
Current and advanced protocols over ATM: evaluation, implementation and experiencesp. 430
Multi-connection TCP mechanism for high performance transport in an ATM networkp. 443
Two heuristics for multicasting in ATM networksp. 455
Traffic engineering for VBR video with long-range dependencep. 467
An efficiency prediction method for ATM multiplexersp. 477
Buffer dimensioning for rate adaptation modulesp. 489
A diameter based method for virtual path layout in ATM networksp. 501
Principles of ATM topology design and cost modellingp. 513
On the joint topological, dimensioning and location problem for broadband networksp. 523
Design and performance issues of protection virtual path networksp. 537
Integration of distributed restoration procedures in the control architecture of ATM cross-connectsp. 549
Reliability and performance analyses of balanced gamma network for use in broadband communication switch fabricsp. 561
ATM-based optical access network toward multimedia erap. 573
BADLAB - a Canadian broadband applications and demonstration testbed at the communications research centerp. 584
Traffic management and priority control in an ATM test-bedp. 596
Service clock recovering in CBR services: adaptive vs SRTSp. 608
Clock recovery for circuit emulation services over ATMp. 617
Index of contributorsp. 626
Keyword indexp. 628
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ISBN: 9780412759703
ISBN-10: 0412759705
Series: IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 629
Published: December 2009
Publisher: Chapman and Hall
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.5  x 3.51
Weight (kg): 2.37
Edition Type: New edition