Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Optimal feedback control for ABR service in ATM

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Narvaez, P. ; d''Arbeloff Lab. for Inf. Syst. & Technol., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA ; Kai-Yeung Siu

The efficient support of data traffic over ATM networks requires congestion control, whose objectives include maximizing throughput, minimizing switch buffer requirement, and attaining a fair bandwidth allocation. With available bit rate (ABR) service in ATM, congestion control is achieved by requiring data sources to adjust their rates based on the feedback from the network. The difficulties in providing effective ABR service are caused by the burstiness of data traffic, the dynamic nature of the available bandwidth, as well as the feedback delay. Using a new design methodology described in our previous paper, we present here a congestion control algorithm that is provably stable and is optimal in the sense that it has the shortest possible transient response time. Moreover, our algorithm achieves fair bandwidth allocation among contending connections and maximizes network throughput. It also delivers good performance for switches that use a FIFO queuing discipline. Essentially, the algorithm implicitly measures the round-trip delay using resource enhancement cells, and establishes an observer (in the control theoretic sense) to control the flow of data in the network. Rigorous analysis as well as simulation results are presented to substantiate our claims

Published in:

Network Protocols, 1997. Proceedings., 1997 International Conference on

Date of Conference:

28-31 Oct 1997

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.