High Performance Networking

IFIP TC-6 Eighth International Conference on High Performance Networking (HPN‘98) Vienna, Austria, September 21–25, 1998

  • Harmen R. van As
Book HPN 1998

Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 8)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Broadband Internet Access

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Heba Koraitim, Samir Tohmé, Marouane Berrada, Americo Brajal
      Pages 25-43
  3. Multimedia Multicast

  4. Scalable Multicast

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Alaa Youssef, Hussein Abdel-Wahab, Kurt Maly
      Pages 117-141
    3. Ljubica Blazević, Eric Gauthier
      Pages 143-151
    4. R. El-Marakby, D. Hutchison
      Pages 153-168
  5. ATM Infrastructure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. J. L. Marzo, J. Domingo-Pascual, R. Fabregat, J. Solé-Pareta
      Pages 171-188
    3. I. Lievens, T. Cattrysse, P. Demeester
      Pages 189-202
    4. A. L. Schmid, I. Iliadis, P. Droz
      Pages 203-217
    5. M. Baldi, D. Bergamasco, S. Gai, D. Malagrinò
      Pages 219-234
    6. Joan Vila-Sallent, Josep Solé-Pareta
      Pages 235-252
  6. Next Generation Internet

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 253-253
    2. Florian Baumgartner, Torsten Braun, Pascal Habegger
      Pages 255-273
    3. Claude Castelluccia
      Pages 275-290
    4. David C. Lee, Scott F. Midkiff
      Pages 291-305
  7. QoS in the Internet

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 307-307
    2. D. G. Waddington, D. Hutchison
      Pages 309-326
    3. B. Nandy, N. Seddigh, A. S. J. Chapman, J. Hadi Salim
      Pages 363-379
  8. IP/ATM Internetworks

  9. Internet Applications

  10. Internet Networking

  11. Flow and Congestion Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 553-553
    2. Carlos M. Pazos, Mario Gerla
      Pages 555-573
    3. A. A. Awadallah, C. Rai
      Pages 575-594
  12. QoS Routing and Scheduling

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 625-625
    2. D. Cavendish, M. Gerla
      Pages 627-646

About this book


High Performance Networking is a state-of-the-art book that deals with issues relating to the fast-paced evolution of public, corporate and residential networks. It focuses on the practical and experimental aspects of high performance networks and introduces novel approaches and concepts aimed at improving the performance, usability, interoperability and scalability of such systems. Among others, the topics covered include:
  • Java applets and applications;
  • distributed virtual environments;
  • new internet streaming protocols;
  • web telecollaboration tools;
  • Internet, Intranet;
  • real-time services like multimedia;
  • quality of service;
  • mobility.
High Performance Networking comprises the proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on High Performance Networking, sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP), and was held at Vienna Univrsity of Technology, Vienna, Austria, in September 1998.
High Performance Networking is suitable as a secondary text for a graduate level course on high performance networking, and as a reference for researchers and practitioners in industry.


ATM DJ Internet Intranet Java Performance Quality of Service Quality of Service (QoS) Scheduling information multimedia routing

Editors and affiliations

  • Harmen R. van As
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Communication NetworksVienna University of TechnologyViennaAustria

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-5397-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-35388-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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