Gain an in-depth understanding of performance issues central to the planning, designing, and efficient operation of TCP/IP over ATM networks with this practical new book. Containing information essential to solving internetworking problems between TCP/IP and ATM networks, this book helps you guarantee quality of service for ATM applications and understand the enhancements required to run TCP over wireless links.
About the Author
Mahbub Hassan, Ph.D. is senior lecturer in the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of New South Wales. He received his M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Victoria and his Ph.D. from Monash University. ?Mohammed Atiquzzaman, Ph.D. is an associate professor at University of Oklahoma. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manchester (UK).
Table of Contents
Introduction. TCP and IP. ATM Networks. TCP/IP Over ATM. Performance Issues for TCP Over ATM. Reducing ATM Cell Tax. Improving TCP Performance Against ATM Cell Loss. TCP/IP Over Switched Virtual Circuits. End-to-End Traffic Management in IP/ATM Internetworks. TCP Deadlock. TCP Performance Over Satellite ATM Networks.