[e2e] end2end-interest Digest, Vol 18, Issue 9

Alok alokdube at hotpop.com
Thu Aug 18 10:29:06 PDT 2005

> >> Personally, I am in great doubt at this.
> >
> RTT delay is influenced by the following factors:
> 1. Speed of light delay in the path
> 2. Retransmissions in the underlay
> 3. Queues in buffers due to
>     a. self queueing (queueing behind your own packets)
>     b. queueing due to cross traffic

Do routers/ATM switches use queues for "congestion control" or because most
of their cards and backplanes are asynchronous?

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