Broadband Communications

Global infrastructure for the information age

  • Lorne Mason
  • Augusto Casaca

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Broadband Traffic Modeling and Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Traffic Modelling I

      1. Fabrice Guillemin, Catherine Rosenberg, Aref Meddeb
        Pages 16-27
    3. Traffic Modelling II

    4. Call Admission and Routing

    5. ABR Control Algorithms

      1. L. Kalampoukas, A. Varma, K. K. Ramakrishnan
        Pages 111-122
    6. Traffic Control I

      1. S. Pejhan, M. Schwartz, D. Anastassiou
        Pages 147-160
      2. Siavash Khorsandi, Alberto Leon-Garcia
        Pages 161-172
    7. Traffic Control II

      1. Jon W. Mark, Jing-Fei Ren
        Pages 185-198
      2. S. Valaee, M. A. Kaplan
        Pages 199-210

About this book

Introduction

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.

Keywords

Routing Switching Traffic Engineering communication information

Editors and affiliations

  • Lorne Mason
    • 1
  • Augusto Casaca
    • 2
  1. 1.INRS - TelecommunicationsQuebecCanada
  2. 2.IST/INESCLisbonPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-34987-9
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-5041-2960-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-34987-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
  • About this book