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The Impact of Heterogeneous Bandwidth Constraints on DHT-Based Multicast Protocols

  • Ashwin R. Bharambe
  • Sanjay G. Rao
  • Venkata N. Padmanabhan
  • Srinivasan Seshan
  • Hui Zhang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3640)

Abstract

In this paper, we consider support for bandwidth-demanding applications such as video broadcasting using DHTs. Our investigations focus on the impact of heterogeneity in the outgoing bandwidth capabilities of nodes on Scribe, a representative and relatively mature DHT-based multicast protocol. We expose important issues that arise due to the mismatch between the ID space that underlies the DHT and the outgoing bandwidth constraints on nodes.

Keywords

Average Degree Multicast Tree Multicast Group Bandwidth Resource Multicast Session 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ashwin R. Bharambe
    • 1
  • Sanjay G. Rao
    • 2
  • Venkata N. Padmanabhan
    • 3
  • Srinivasan Seshan
    • 1
  • Hui Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA
  3. 3.Microsoft ResearchRedmondUSA

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