Accession Number : ADA135807

Title :   Analysis of Reliable Multicast Algorithms for Local Networks.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MARINA DEL REY INFORMATION SCIENCES INST

Personal Author(s) : Mockapetris,P V

PDF Url : ADA135807

Report Date : Nov 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : Local networks offer unique opportunities for supporting multicast transmissions. This paper describes and analyzes several families of multicast algorithms for local networks. The algorithms examined provide reliable service by dealing with the effects of transmission errors. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Algorithms, *Data transmission systems, *Computer communications, *Parallel processing, Communications networks, Reliability(Electronics), Errors, Interfaces, Data bases, Distributed data processing

Subject Categories : Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE