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Rate-Based Satellite Control Protocol

Hi All, Today we will be discussing about Rate Based Satellite Control Protocol (RBSCP). RBSCP is a tunneling method designed by Cisco for wireless or long-distance delay links, such as satellite links, which are having high latency or error rates. Satellite links are generally used by companies to connect some of their remote offices to the HQ site data center. Below are the characteristics of the Satellite Links: - Large round trip time (RTT) delays (550ms typical)- Relatively high error / high packet loss rates (1-6% loss)- Depending on transmission technology, weather causes increased RT... [More]