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May 1, 2017 - 2 minute read - Comments - link

It's Time for a New Old Language

William (Bill) Gasarch writes on the Computational Complexity blog about a recent talk that Guy Steele gave at Harvard on Harry Lewis’s 70th birthday (some spellings corrected): Guy Steele gave the most technical talk and it was, as the kids say, awesome (do adults still say ‘as the kids say’?) Here is a version of the talk: A Logical Concern Its about how papers at POPL and some other conference have been informally using a language to specify protocols and by now its all bent out of shape.

Feb 16, 2017 - 3 minute read - Comments - review

BBR: Congestion-based Congestion Control

Paper Title

BBR: Congestion-based Congestion Control

Author(s)

Neal Cardwell, Yuchung Cheng, C. Stephen Gunn, Soheil Hassas Yeganeh, Van Jacobson

Date

October 2016. Appeared in both:

  1. September-October 2016. ACM Queue - Network Congestion Vol. 14 No. 5
  2. February 2017. Communications of the ACM Volume 60 Issue 2

Feb 1, 2017 - 2 minute read - Comments - review

Congestion Avoidance and Control

Paper Title

Congestion Avoidance and Control

Author(s)

Van Jacobson and Michael J Karels

Date

November 1988 (Slightly revised version; originally published in Symposium proceedings on Communications architectures and protocols (SIGCOMM ‘88))

Jul 31, 2016 - 1 minute read - Comments - update

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