TCP Burst Mitigation Through Congestion Window Limiting

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Author Jana Iyengar 
Last updated 2006-01-11
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This document describes Congestion Window Limiting (CWL), a method for mitigating micro-bursts in TCP by limiting the congestion window during interruptions in TCP's acknowledgment clock.


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