Reducing Internet Latency: Why and How
1.5 ECTS credits
The course explains the importance of latency for current internet applications. Different sources of delay and types of solutions for reducing latency are treated. Special emphasis is on queueing delay and how active queue management can reduce the problem and how it interacts with congestion control.
Progressive specialisation: A1N (has only first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Master's level
Admission requirements: Upper secondary level English 6 or B. Computer Science 30 ECTS cr, or three years of work experience in the IT sector, or equivalent.
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
- Start Spring 2019
- Mode of study Distance
- Language English, if required by international students
- Course code DVAD61
- Application code KAU-33351
- Study pace 10% (Day)
- Study period week 4–23