rLEDBAT: receiver-driven Low Extra Delay Background Transport for TCP

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Authors Marcelo Bagnulo  , Alberto Garcia-Martinez  , Gabriel Montenegro  , Praveen Balasubramanian 
Last updated 2021-03-08 (latest revision 2020-08-26)
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This document specifies the rLEDBAT, a set of mechanisms that enable the execution of a less-than-best-effort congestion control algorithm for TCP at the receiver end.


Marcelo Bagnulo (marcelo@it.uc3m.es)
Alberto Garcia-Martinez (alberto@it.uc3m.es)
Gabriel Montenegro (Gabriel.Montenegro@microsoft.com)
Praveen Balasubramanian (pravb@microsoft.com)

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