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TCP Hollywood: An unordered, time-lined, TCP for networked multimedia applications

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TCP Hollywood : An unordered, time-lined, TCP for networked multimedia applications. / McQuistin, Stephen; Perkins, Colin; Fayed, Marwan.

2016 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking) and Workshops, IFIP Networking 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016. p. 422-430 7497221.

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McQuistin, S, Perkins, C & Fayed, M 2016, TCP Hollywood: An unordered, time-lined, TCP for networked multimedia applications. in 2016 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking) and Workshops, IFIP Networking 2016., 7497221, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 422-430, 2016 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking) and Workshops, NETWORKING 2016, Vienna, Austria, 17/05/16. https://doi.org/10.1109/IFIPNetworking.2016.7497221

APA

McQuistin, S., Perkins, C., & Fayed, M. (2016). TCP Hollywood: An unordered, time-lined, TCP for networked multimedia applications. In 2016 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking) and Workshops, IFIP Networking 2016 (pp. 422-430). [7497221] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/IFIPNetworking.2016.7497221

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McQuistin S, Perkins C, Fayed M. TCP Hollywood: An unordered, time-lined, TCP for networked multimedia applications. In 2016 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking) and Workshops, IFIP Networking 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. 2016. p. 422-430. 7497221 https://doi.org/10.1109/IFIPNetworking.2016.7497221

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McQuistin, Stephen ; Perkins, Colin ; Fayed, Marwan. / TCP Hollywood : An unordered, time-lined, TCP for networked multimedia applications. 2016 IFIP Networking Conference (IFIP Networking) and Workshops, IFIP Networking 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016. pp. 422-430

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