RFC 6077 on Open Research Issues in Internet Congestion Control

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A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.

        RFC 6077

        Title:      Open Research Issues in Internet 
                    Congestion Control 
        Author:     D. Papadimitriou, Ed.,
                    M. Welzl, M. Scharf,
                    B. Briscoe
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IRTF
        Date:       February 2011
        Mailbox:    dimitri.papadimitriou@alcatel-lucent.be, 
                    michael.scharf@googlemail.com,  bob.briscoe@bt.com
        Pages:      51
        Characters: 130169
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-irtf-iccrg-welzl-congestion-control-open-research-08.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6077.txt

This document describes some of the open problems in Internet
congestion control that are known today.  This includes several new
challenges that are becoming important as the network grows, as well
as some issues that have been known for many years.  These challenges
are generally considered to be open research topics that may require
more study or application of innovative techniques before
Internet-scale solutions can be confidently engineered and deployed.  
This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is
published for informational purposes.

This document is a product of the IRTF.

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