Issues in Augmenting Diffserv to Meet Application's CoS Requirements

Youki KADOBAYASHI  Shinji SHIMOJO  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems   Vol.E83-D   No.5   pp.965-971
Publication Date: 2000/05/25
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Print ISSN: 0916-8532
Type of Manuscript: INVITED PAPER (Special Issue on Next Generation Internet Technologies and Their Applications)
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Keyword: 
differentiated services,  class of service,  

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Summary: 
The increasing diversity in Internet applications necessitates extended Internet architecture that can differentiate forwarding treatment of different types of flows. Diffserv can be a solution to the problem when it is augmented by several additional components. In this paper we describe various issues and possible directions in augmenting Diffserv. We present our analysis of Diffserv architecture, anticipated developments to augment Diffserv architecture, and potential applications of Diffserv.