Loss Profiles at the Link Layer

  • Kevin Brown
  • Suresh Singh


In an earlier paper3 we proposed the implementation of Loss Profiles (a new QoS measure for Mobile Computing) as a sub-layer at the transport layer. In this paper we examine the possibility of implementing a limited form of Loss Profiles at the link layer.


Data Stream Mobile Network Mobile Computing Mobile Host Link Layer 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kevin Brown
    • 1
  • Suresh Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of South CarolinaColumbiaUSA

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