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Performance Evaluation of Routing Protocols in DTNs Considering Different Mobility Models

  • Evjola SpahoEmail author
  • Klodian Dhoska
  • Kevin Bylykbashi
  • Leonard Barolli
  • Vladi Kolici
  • Makoto Takizawa
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 927)

Abstract

In this paper we evaluate the performance of Epidemic, Spray and Wait routing protocols and their versions with congestion control and Epidemic with TCP in Delay Tolerant Networks. For evaluation we used three different mobility models: Random Waypoint (RWP), Steady State Random Waypoint (SSRWP) and a Tirana city map based movement. We used delivery ratio, hop count, average delay and average buffer occupancy metrics to evaluate the network performance. The network performs better for SSRWP compared to RWP and realistic Tirana map-based scenarios. The Epidemic with TCP has a high average delay because of ack packets.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Evjola Spaho
    • 1
    Email author
  • Klodian Dhoska
    • 2
  • Kevin Bylykbashi
    • 3
  • Leonard Barolli
    • 4
  • Vladi Kolici
    • 1
  • Makoto Takizawa
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Telecommunication, Faculty of Information TechnologyPolytechnic University of TiranaTiranaAlbania
  2. 2.Department of Production-Management, Faculty of Mechanical EngineeringPolytechnic University of TiranaTiranaAlbania
  3. 3.Graduate School of EngineeringFukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)Higashi-KuJapan
  4. 4.Department of Information and Communication EngineeringFukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)Higashi-KuJapan
  5. 5.Department of Advanced SciencesHosei UniversityKoganei-shiJapan

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