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TCP GLOBAL SLOW START (SAME IP)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009781D
Original Publication Date: 2000-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Sep-18

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Rod Averbuch Guy Romano

Abstract

TCP has several mechanisms to operate efficiently over a Wide Area Network. One mechanism is slow start. The TCP based on RFC2001 builds its transmit volume (window size) in an exponential way (1,2,4,8..).