IEEE Computer Society - Adjusting Packet Size to Mitigate TCP Incast in Data Center Networks with COTS Switches

Author(s): Jiawei Huang ; Yi Huang ; Jianxin Wang ; Tian He
Sponsor(s): IEEE Computer Society
Publisher: IEEE Computer Society
Volume: PP
Page(s): 1
ISSN (CD): 2372-0018
ISSN (Electronic): 2168-7161
DOI: 10.1109/TCC.2018.2810870

In data center networks, a large number of concurrent TCP connections suffer the TCP Incast throughput collapse due to packet drops in shallow-buffered Ethernet switches. In this work, we first... View More