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Class of Broadcast Protocols for File Transfers to Multiple Sites

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053379D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Calo, SB Easton, MC [+details]

Abstract

One of a class of retransmission protocols is described for broadcast connections for large file transfers over a satellite channel that is time-shared to carry both the data from the broadcasting transmitter and the set of acknowledgements from multiple receiver sites.