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Boosting mobility performance with Multi-Path TCP

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7 Author(s)
Bagnulo, M. ; Univ. Carlos III de Madrid, Leganes, Spain ; Eardley, P. ; Ford, A. ; Garcia-Martinez, A.
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Fourth Generation mobile devices incorporate multiple interfaces with diverse access technologies. The current Mobile IP protocol fails to support the enhanced fault tolerance capabilities that are enabled by the availability of multiple interfaces. In particular, established Mobile IP communications cannot be preserved through outages affecting the Home Address. In this paper we describe an architecture for mobile host multihoming that enables transport layer survivability through multiple failure modes. The proposed approach relies on the cooperation between Mobile IP and Multi-Path TCP and aims to fully support multihoming and extend roaming capabilities of mobile devices.

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Future Network and Mobile Summit, 2010

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16-18 June 2010