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Differentiated Services (Diff-Serv)
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Admission Control

Bandwidth Management



Congestion Control Mechanisms

CoS (Class of Service)

Data Communication Concepts

Delay, Latency, and Jitter

DEN (Directory Enabled Networks)

Explicit Routing

Flow-Control Mechanisms


Integrated Services (Int-Serv)

IP (Internet Protocol)

Label Switching

Load Balancing

MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching)

Multilayer Switching

Policy-Based Management

Prioritization of Network Traffic


QoS (Quality of Service)


Resource Management

RSVP (Resource Reservation Protocol)

SLA (Service-Level Agreement)

Tag Switching

TCP (Transmission Control Protocol)


ToS (Type of Service)

Traffic Management, Shaping, and Engineering

Transport Protocols and Services


VLAN (Virtual LAN)

Voice over IP (VoIP)

VPN (Virtual Private Network)

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IETF Working Group: Differentiated Services (diffserv)

IETF Working Group: Internet Traffic Engineering (tewg)

IETF Working Group: Policy Framework (policy)

"Differentiated Services for Internet2" by John Sikora and Ben Teitelbaum quality of service channel

Intel document: "Differentiated Services"

The QoS Alliance

vBNS QBONE information

Quality of service over IP references

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Differentiated Services references at Swiss Academic & Research Network

Diffserv WG (working group) Web page listing RFCs, drafts, and papers

Differentiated Services on Linux

Differentiated Services page at the Institute of Telematics

Intel QoS, prioritization, and differentiated services topics

Intel Differentiated Services page

Muneyb's Differentiated Services Page

Simple Integrated Media Access (SIMA) as a way to provide QoS using Differentiated Services

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