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Broadcast trivial file transfer protocol
Author(s): Tzi-cker Chiueh; Chieh-Chung Chang
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Paper Abstract

This paper describes the design, implementation, and evaluation of a broadcast trivial file transfer (BTFTP) protocol, which can be used as an efficient data transport protocol for networks that inherently support hardware broadcasting, such as Ethernet, wireless LANs, and cable TV networks. We show that BTFTP out-performs FTP on an Ethernet environment when there are more than two clients, and the performance difference increases as the number of clients increases.

Paper Details

Date Published: 17 January 1997
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 2915, Video Techniques and Software for Full-Service Networks, (17 January 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.263389
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Tzi-cker Chiueh, SUNY/Stony Brook (United States)
Chieh-Chung Chang, SUNY/Stony Brook (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2915:
Video Techniques and Software for Full-Service Networks
Andrew G. Tescher; Tzi-cker Chiueh, Editor(s)

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