Chapter 3. QoS-oriented Technologies

  1. Mario Marchese

Published Online: 16 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch3

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

How to Cite

Marchese, M. (2007) QoS-oriented Technologies, in QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch3

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-oriented technologies;
  • Open Systems Interconnection (OSI);
  • “X-PDU” (Protocol Data Unit of X-entity);
  • OSI layered architecture;
  • TCP/IP layered architecture;
  • layered architecture basic primitives;
  • Transport Layer and “Application Data”;
  • virtual channels, virtual paths, transmission link;
  • QoS-IPv6


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Layered Architecture and Remote Systems Connection Protocol Stack

  • ATM

  • MPLS

  • QoS-IPv4

  • QoS-IPv6

  • Class of Service Full IPv6 Network (CSF6N)

  • Full IPv6 Switched Network (F6SN)