• Adaptive MAC Protocol for a Cable Modem 

      Sala, Dolors; Limb, J. O. (John O.); Khaunte, Sunil Upendra (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1997)
      Cable plants were initially designed for one-way broadcast communication (from the head-end to the neighborhood). They are now being upgraded to provide an upstream path (from the home to the head-end). New challenges ...
    • Fast Packet Classification with a Varying Rule Set 

      Merugu, Shashidhar; Gummalla, Ajay Chandra V.; Sala, Dolors; Zegura, Ellen W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001)
      Multi-dimensional packet classification is increasingly important for applications ranging from fire-walls to traffic accounting. Fast link speeds, the desire to classify with fine granularity, and the need for agility ...
    • MAC Protocols for Multimedia Data over HFC Architecture 

      Sala, Dolors (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1995)
      Supporting multimedia services and real-time communications in broadcast networks brings new challenges in the design of MAC protocols, specially in those network architectures that are restricted to a contention based ...
    • A Protocol For Efficient Transfer Of Data Over Fiber/Cable Systems 

      Sala, Dolors; Mukherjee, Amarnath; Limb, J. O. (John O.) (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1995)
      A revolution is occurring in the scope and range of information, communication and education services that will be made available to schools, libraries, town-halls, clinics and, most importantly, residences. These services ...