Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP), March 2006
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 5595, RFC 5596, RFC 6335, RFC 6773
- E. Kohler
- dccp (tsv)
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The Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) is a transport protocol that provides bidirectional unicast connections of congestion-controlled unreliable datagrams. DCCP is suitable for applications that transfer fairly large amounts of data and that can benefit from control over the tradeoff between timeliness and reliability. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.