Chapter 10. QoS Gateways for Satellite and Radio Communication

  1. Mario Marchese

Published Online: 16 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch10

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

How to Cite

Marchese, M. (2007) QoS Gateways for Satellite and Radio Communication, in QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch10

Author Information

  1. Department of Communications, Computer and System Science, University of Genoa, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470017524

Online ISBN: 9780470058763



  • QoS gateways for satellite and radio communication;
  • “Performance Optimization Through Layers” (POTL);
  • “Performance Enhancing Proxy” (PEP);
  • Transport Control Protocol (TCP);
  • protocol stack optimization action;
  • QoS packet-switching networks;
  • DiffServ-IP-centric approach;
  • Bandwidth Broker application


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Role of QoS Gateway

  • Protocol Optimization Through Layers (POTL)

  • Protocol Stack Optimization Action