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Multimedia File Allocation on VC Networks Using Multipath Routing
September 2000 (vol. 49 no. 9)
pp. 971-977

Abstract—The problem of allocating high-volume multimedia files on a virtual circuit network with the objective of maximizing channel throughput (and minimizing data transmission time) is addressed. The problem is formulated as a multicommodity flow problem. We present both the optimal and suboptimal solutions to the problem using novel approaches.

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Index Terms:
File allocation, virtual circuit, cut, maximum flow, linear programming, branch and bound.
Pao-Yuan Chang, Deng-Jyi Chen, Krishna M. Kavi, "Multimedia File Allocation on VC Networks Using Multipath Routing," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 971-977, Sept. 2000, doi:10.1109/12.869329
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