TCP Segment Caching

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Authors Pasi Sarolahti  , Joerg Ott  , Colin Perkins 
Last updated 2012-09-06 (latest revision 2012-03-05)
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This document describes Content- and Cache-Aware TCP (CATCP) that allows caching of TCP segments to be re-used between different connections transmitting same data. When there is redundant data to multiple receivers, this can lead to significant load reductions and performance improvements.


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