In order to transfer the data between 2 SCTP hosts, the both should negotiate and create an association.The SCTP user at an endpoint should use the ASSOCIATE primitive to initialize an SCTP association to another SCTP endpoint. Lets see this…

Strict-Ordering : TCP orders the data strictly , which is not required by some of the applications and hence it adds to unwanted delay Stream Oriented nature : The stream oriented nature of TCP is sometimes unwanted as application might…

What is Multihoming? In the IP terminology, a host is called multi-homed if it can be addressed by multiple IP addresses. Multihoming is used only for recovering from network failures¬† and is not used, for example, for load balancing. How…

What is SCTP? SCTP – Stream control transport protocol is a transport layer protocol just like TCP and UDP. The protocol was defined by the IETF Signaling Transport (SIGTRAN) working group in 2000,and is maintained by the IETF Transport Area…