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Proceedings of the first international conference on Information and computation economies - ICE '98
This paper proposes a new connection establishment protocol involving several competing network providers in a multimedia telecommunications environment. This connection establishment protocol, which is based on the concept of open competitive bidding, enables mutual selection by users and network providers. By employing this proposed protocol, both network providers and users can pursue their own objectives according to their own bidding and awarding strategies. In this paper, a simple biddingdoi:10.1145/288994.289007 fatcat:lbfszxpcyvfuhdocvlyixxsluq