GeneralChairs Message It is our great pleasure to welcome you to the Sixth IFIP Networking conference held in Atlanta, May 14 18, 2007. This conference, the sixth of a planned series of annual meetings with a highly selective and a highly competitive technical program, hasbeenestablishedto serveasthepremier forumto coverresearchon all aspects of networking and communication issues. The conference is intended to involve multiple networking paradigms such as wireless and wired networks, ad-hoc networks, sensor networks, mesh networks, and optical networks. An exciting and high-quality technical program was put together by Eylem Ekici, JaudeliceC.deOliveiraandJaniseMcNairwiththehelpofanexceptional panelofexpertswho servedonthe TechnicalProgramCommittee.We werevery fortunate to have Eylem, Jau and Janice as the Program Chairs to launch the IFIP Networking2007conference ona path of academicexcellence and practical relevance; we express our sincere thanks to them. Together, they put together a high-quality program that educated attendees and at the same time inspired spirited discussions. A poster session and social events provided other oppor- nities for discussions, debates and exchange of information amongst conference participants.q6th International IFIP-TC6 Networking Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, May 14-18, 2007, Proceedings Ian F. Akyildiz ... 1 Problem Statement In optical burst switched (OBS)  network, a data burst is assembled at ingress edge router, and then is forwarded to core ... Upon receiving congestion feedback information, the ingress edge router reacts against the congestion by reducing burst transmission rate.
|Title||:||NETWORKING 2007. Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, Wireless Networks, Next Generation Internet|
|Author||:||Ian F. Akyildiz|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-04-27|