Paper Review: Congestion Control in Wireless Environments

Reviewer: Mark Meras (mm446)

Main Contribution

This paper by Balakrishnan et al. discusses different techniques of improving the performance of TCP over wireless links. This is a review of current work and experiments on it.

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Critique of Contribution

This work is a good analysis of several options currently available for improving wireless performance. The paper will become more and more important as wireless links become ubiquitous. As the author argues, end-to-end solutions for the wireless link problem will likely be a growing area of research.