A One-Path Congestion Metric for IPPM

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This memo defines a metric for one path congestion across Internet paths. The traditional mode evaluates network congestion based on the bandwidth utilization of the link. However, there is a lack of E2E path congestion that is truly service oriented. So A Path Congestion Metric is required.


Joanna Dang (dangjuanna@huawei.com)
Jianglong Wang (wangjl1.bri@chinatelecom.cn)

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