Mathy, Laurent and Edwards, Christopher and Hutchison, David (1999) Principles of QoS in group communications. Telecommunication Systems, 11 (1-2). pp. 59-84. ISSN 1018-4864Full text not available from this repository.
In this paper, we consider QoS support in the context of group communications. In particular, we present fundamental properties of QoS in group communications, which, although quite simple, have been widely overlooked and/or misunderstood. Because distributed multimedia applications require flexible QoS agreements, end-to-end QoS negotiation will play an important role. We show how such a negotiation mechanism can be designed, taking the fundamental QoS properties into account. This leads us to the design of an algorithm for QoS negotiation whose computational overhead proves to be independent of the size of the group of receivers.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Telecommunication Systems|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||cs_eprint_id ; 2147 cs_uid ; 421|
|Subjects:||Q Science > Q Science (General)|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications|
|Deposited On:||07 Jul 2011 16:46|
|Last Modified:||07 Jan 2015 12:49|
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