RFC 1323

TCP Extensions for High Performance, May 1992

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1323.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 1072, RFC 1185
Obsoleted by:
RFC 7323
Authors:
V. Jacobson
R. Braden
D. Borman
Stream:
IETF
Source:
tcplw (tsv)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC1323

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Abstract

This memo presents a set of TCP extensions to improve performance over large bandwidth*delay product paths and to provide reliable operation over very high-speed paths. It defines new TCP options for scaled windows and timestamps, which are designed to provide compatible interworking with TCP's that do not implement the extensions. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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