Six Problems for the Service Provider

  • Antonio Liotta
  • George Exarchakos
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 92)


The Internet is far from being perfect, and thus we are bound to see many remarkable changes in the near future. In examining what the Net can and cannot do today, what are the top six reasons to upgrade it? The Net is not sufficiently ubiquitous, reactive, proactive, information-driven, distribution-efficient and searchable. This chapter introduces these widely recognized issues, paving the way for the solutions presented in  Chap. 4 and thereafter.


Packet Loss Transmission Control Protocol Mobile Terminal Core Network Control Packet 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringEindhoven University of TechnologyEindhovenThe Netherlands

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