The 20 full papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 87 submissions. They are organized in topical sections on IPv6, Web and applications, security, performance, latency, characterization and troubleshooting, and wireless.
The 30 full papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 93 submissions. They are organized in topical sections named: security and privacy; mobile and cellular; the last mile; testbeds and frameworks; web; DNS and routing; IXPs and MPLS; and scheduling and timing.
The NS2 modules included within are nodes, links, SimpleLink objects, packets, agents, and applications. Further, the book covers three helper modules: timers, random number generators, and error models. Also included are chapters on summary of debugging, variable and packet tracing, result compilation, and examples for extending NS2. Two appendices provide the details of scripting language Tcl, OTcl and AWK, as well object oriented programming used extensively in NS2.
Introduction to Network Simulator NS2 can be used by researchers, professionals or graduate students studying telecommunication networks.