[rfc-dist] RFC 6349 on Framework for TCP Throughput Testing

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        RFC 6349

        Title:      Framework for TCP Throughput Testing 
        Author:     B. Constantine, G. Forget,
                    R. Geib, R. Schrage
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       August 2011
        Mailbox:    barry.constantine at jdsu.com, 
                    gilles.forget at sympatico.ca, 
                    Ruediger.Geib at telekom.de, 
                    reinhard at schrageconsult.com
        Pages:      27
        Characters: 62494
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ippm-tcp-throughput-tm-13.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6349.txt

This framework describes a practical methodology for measuring end-
to-end TCP Throughput in a managed IP network.  The goal is to provide
a better indication in regard to user experience.  In this framework,
TCP and IP parameters are specified to optimize TCP Throughput.  This 
document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is
published for informational purposes.

This document is a product of the IP Performance Metrics Working Group of the IETF.

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