Merging Network Measurement with Data Transport

TitleMerging Network Measurement with Data Transport
Publication TypeBook Chapters
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsPapageorgiou P, Hicks MW
EditorDovrolis C
Book TitlePassive and Active Network MeasurementPassive and Active Network Measurement
Series TitleLecture Notes in Computer Science
Pagination368 - 371
PublisherSpringer Berlin / Heidelberg
ISBN Number978-3-540-25520-8

The tasks of measurement and data transport are often treated independently, but we believe there are benefits to bringing them together. This paper proposes the simple idea of a transport agent to encapsulate useful data within probe packets in place of useless padding.