Authors: K. Vidya, V. Rhymend Uthariaraj
Addresses: Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University Chennai, Chennai, India. ' Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University Chennai, Chennai, India
Abstract: Internet has become a world-wide data network that is used for mission critical applications. The global internet implies several important challenges. The first challenge is the size of the internet which grows enormously in a rapid rate. Hence the traffic on the internet work also increases day to day. Traffic engineering is performed by means of a set of techniques that can be used to better control the flow of packets inside an IP network. This paper proposes a throughput optimisation of both inter- and intra-autonomous systems traffic engineering. Also the optimisation concepts are compared by implementing in various strategies such as sequential, nested and integrated techniques.
Keywords: throughput optimisation; inter-domain routing; intra-domain routing; autonomous systems; traffic engineering; border gateway protocol; BGP; internet.
International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, 2011 Vol.6 No.1, pp.45 - 58
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