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Improving the Performance of the Distributed Scheduler in IEEE 802.16 Mesh Networks

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4 Author(s)
Bayer, N. ; T-Systems Enterprise Services GmbH, Darmstadt ; Xu, B. ; Rakocevic, V. ; Habermann, J.

Wireless mesh networks are a viable solution to provide broadband wireless access (BWA) in a cost efficient and flexible manner. The IEEE 802.16 standard is currently one of the most interesting BWA standards. Besides the popular point-to-multipoint mode it defines an optional mesh mode. This paper evaluates the performance of the coordinated distributed scheduler (C-DSCH), defined by the IEEE 802.16 standard for mesh mode. Analytical as well as simulation results show, that this mechanism has a scalability problem that leads to poor performance in dense networks and aggravates QoS provisioning. To solve this, a dynamic adaptation mechanism is proposed, that is able to reduce the contention and to enhance the performance (throughput) in dense networks.

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Vehicular Technology Conference, 2007. VTC2007-Spring. IEEE 65th

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22-25 April 2007

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