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Performance of TCP for gigabit ethernet over in-ground fiber to 4000 km
Author(s): Peter A. Schulz; Vineet Mehta; Jerold L. Jaeger; Sarah E. Dubner; Timothy J. Shepard; Brian Schrock; Scott A. Green; Keith Arnold
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Paper Abstract

Eight Gigabit Ethernet channels are multiplexed to a 10 Gb/s stream and sent over 1020 km of in-ground fiber. By daisy chaining channels, longer Gigabit Ethernet paths are emulated. Bulk transfer at 947 Mb/s was demonstrated with computer separations of 2040 km using TCP.

Paper Details

Date Published: 8 July 2002
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 4872, Optical Transmission Systems and Equipment for WDM Networking, (8 July 2002); doi: 10.1117/12.475137
Show Author Affiliations
Peter A. Schulz, MIT Lincoln Lab. (United States)
Vineet Mehta, MIT Lincoln Lab. (United States)
Jerold L. Jaeger, MIT Lincoln Lab. (United States)
Sarah E. Dubner, MIT Lincoln Lab. (United States)
Timothy J. Shepard, MIT Lincoln Lab. (United States)
Brian Schrock, Luxpath Networks (United States)
Scott A. Green, Luxpath Networks (United States)
Keith Arnold, Luxpath Networks (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4872:
Optical Transmission Systems and Equipment for WDM Networking
Benjamin B. Dingel; Brewster Roe Hemenway; Achyut Kumar Dutta; Ken-Ichi Sato, Editor(s)

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