Sally Floyd

  • International Computer Science Institute, Berkeley, California, USA

According to our database1, Sally Floyd authored at least 76 papers between 1986 and 2012.

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The NewReno Modification to TCP's Fast Recovery Algorithm.
RFC, April, 2012

Adding Acknowledgement Congestion Control to TCP.
RFC, February, 2010

Profile for Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) Congestion ID 4: TCP-Friendly Rate Control for Small Packets (TFRC-SP).
RFC, August, 2009

Adding Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN) Capability to TCP's SYN/ACK Packets.
RFC, June, 2009

Comments on the Usefulness of Simple Best-Effort Traffic.
RFC, July, 2008

Metrics for the Evaluation of Congestion Control Mechanisms.
RFC, March, 2008

Specifying New Congestion Control Algorithms.
RFC, August, 2007

TCP Friendly Rate Control (TFRC): The Small-Packet (SP) Variant.
RFC, April, 2007

Quick-Start for TCP and IP.
RFC, January, 2007

Determining an appropriate sending rate over an underutilized network path.
Comput. Networks, 2007

Specifying Alternate Semantics for the Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN) Field.
RFC, November, 2006

IAB Thoughts on the Role of the Internet Research Task Force (IRTF).
RFC, March, 2006

Profile for Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) Congestion Control ID 3: TCP-Friendly Rate Control (TFRC).
RFC, March, 2006

Profile for Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) Congestion Control ID 2: TCP-like Congestion Control.
RFC, March, 2006

Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP).
RFC, March, 2006

Problem Statement for the Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP).
RFC, March, 2006

Designing DCCP: congestion control without reliability.
Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM 2006 Conference on Applications, 2006

Measuring the evolution of transport protocols in the internet.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 2005

Making the world (of communications) a different place.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 2005

IAB Concerns and Recommendations Regarding Internet Research and Evolution.
RFC, August, 2004

The NewReno Modification to TCP's Fast Recovery Algorithm.
RFC, April, 2004

Limited Slow-Start for TCP with Large Congestion Windows.
RFC, March, 2004

IAB Concerns Regarding Congestion Control for Voice Traffic in the Internet.
RFC, March, 2004

Modeling wireless links for transport protocols.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 2004

Cyber defense technology networking and evaluation.
Commun. ACM, 2004

Measuring interactions between transport protocols and middleboxes.
Proceedings of the 4th ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference, 2004

HighSpeed TCP for Large Congestion Windows.
RFC, December, 2003

TCP Friendly Rate Control (TFRC): Protocol Specification.
RFC, January, 2003

Internet research needs better models.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 2003

RR-TCP: A Reordering-Robust TCP with DSACK.
Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2003), 2003

General Architectural and Policy Considerations.
RFC, November, 2002

Inappropriate TCP Resets Considered Harmful.
RFC, August, 2002

IAB Architectural and Policy Considerations for Open Pluggable Edge Services.
RFC, January, 2002

Controlling high bandwidth aggregates in the network.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 2002

Aggregate congestion control.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 2002

The Addition of Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN) to IP.
RFC, September, 2001

Reliable Multicast Transport Building Blocks for One-to-Many Bulk-Data Transfer.
RFC, January, 2001

Enhancing TCP's Loss Recovery Using Limited Transmit.
RFC, January, 2001

Difficulties in simulating the internet.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 2001

A report on recent developments in TCP congestion control.
IEEE Commun. Mag., 2001

On inferring TCP behavior.
Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM 2001 Conference on Applications, 2001

Dynamic behavior of slowly-responsive congestion control algorithms.
Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM 2001 Conference on Applications, 2001

Controlling High-Bandwidth Flows at the Congested Router.
Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2001), 2001

Congestion Control Principles.
RFC, September, 2000

The Reliable Multicast Design Space for Bulk Data Transfer.
RFC, August, 2000

An Extension to the Selective Acknowledgement (SACK) Option for TCP.
RFC, July, 2000

TCP Congestion Window Validation.
RFC, June, 2000

Advances in Network Simulation.
Computer, 2000

Equation-based congestion control for unicast applications.
Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM 2000 Conference on Applications, Technologies, Architectures, and Protocols for Computer Communication, August 28, 2000

The NewReno Modification to TCP's Fast Recovery Algorithm.
RFC, April, 1999

A Proposal to add Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN) to IP.
RFC, January, 1999

Promoting the use of end-to-end congestion control in the Internet.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 1999

Increasing TCP's Initial Window.
RFC, September, 1998

Recommendations on Queue Management and Congestion Avoidance in the Internet.
RFC, April, 1998

Adaptive web caching: towards a new global caching architecture.
Comput. Networks, 1998

Impact of network dynamics on end-to-end protocols: case studies in reliable multicast.
Proceedings of the Third IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 1998), June 30, 1998

A reliable multicast framework for light-weight sessions and application level framing.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 1997

Why We Don't Know How To Simulate the Internet.
Proceedings of the 29th conference on Winter simulation, 1997

Scalabel Timers for Soft State Protocols.
Proceedings of the Proceedings IEEE INFOCOM '97, 1997

TCP Selective Acknowledgment Options.
RFC, October, 1996

Simulation-based comparisons of Tahoe, Reno and SACK TCP.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 1996

Wide area traffic: the failure of Poisson modeling.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 1995

Link-sharing and resource management models for packet networks.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 1995

Sample Compression, Learnability, and the Vapnik-Chervonenkis Dimension.
Mach. Learn., 1995

Dynamics of TCP Traffic over ATM Networks.
IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., 1995

Implementing Real Time Packet Forwarding Policies Using Streams.
Proceedings of the USENIX 1995 Technical Conference on UNIX and Advanced Computing Systems, 1995

The synchronization of periodic routing messages.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 1994

TCP and explicit congestion notification.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 1994

A Tool for Debugging Internet Multicast Routing.
Proceedings of the ACM 22rd Annual Computer Science Conference on Scaling up: Meeting the Challenge of Complexity in Real-World Computing Applications, 1994

Random early detection gateways for congestion avoidance.
IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., 1993

Traffic phase effects in packet-switched gateways.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 1991

Connections with multiple congested gateways in packet-switched networks part 1: one-way traffic.
Comput. Commun. Rev., 1991

FFD Bin Packing for Item Sizes with Uniform Distributions on [0, 1/2].
Algorithmica, 1991

Space-Bounded Learning and the Vapnik-Chervonenkis Dimension.
Proceedings of the Second Annual Workshop on Computational Learning Theory, 1989

On space-bounded learning and the Vapnik-Chervonenkis dimension.
PhD thesis, 1989

FFD Bin Packing for Item Sizes with Distributions on [0,1/2]
Proceedings of the 27th Annual Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science, 1986