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I-D ACTION:draft-hurley-alternative-best-effort-01.txt

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	Title		: The Alternative Best-Effort Service
	Author(s)	: P. Hurley
	Filename	: draft-hurley-alternative-best-effort-01.txt
	Pages		: 17
	Date		: 30-Nov-00
Alternative Best-Effort (ABE) is a novel service for IP networks. It
offers applications the choice between receiving a lower end-to-end
delay and receiving more overall throughput. Every best effort packet
is tagged as either green or blue. Green packets receive a low, 
bounded queueing delay. To ensure blue packets do not suffer as a
result, green flows receive less throughput during bouts of

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