Providing QoS in Bluetooth

R. Ait Yaiz, Geert Heijenk

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    Abstract

    Bluetooth polling, also referred to as Bluetooth MAC scheduling or intra-piconet scheduling, is the mechanism that schedules the traffic between the participants in a Bluetooth network. Hence, this mechanism is highly determining with respect to the delay packets experience in a Bluetooth network. In this paper, we present a polling mechanism that provides delay guarantees in an efficient manner, and we evaluate this polling mechanism by means of simulation. It is shown that this polling mechanism is able to provide delay guarantees while saving as much as possible resources, which can be used for transmission of best effort traffic or for retransmissions.
    Original languageUndefined
    Article number10.1007/s10586-005-6187-3
    Pages (from-to)223-231
    Number of pages9
    JournalCluster computing
    Volume8
    Issue number2-3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Jul 2005

    Keywords

    • intra-piconet scheduling
    • Bluetooth polling
    • METIS-226329
    • EWI-2837
    • IR-62887
    • predictive fair poller
    • delay guarantees

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