Some Sessions are More Important than Others

by Ellen Hoyle on November 8, 2012 · 0 comments

in ScanSource Catalyst,Technology,Unified Communications


On the Internet, all packets are equal and are delivered on a best-efforts basis. Any packet has the same probability of getting dropped or delayed as any other. When loading a website, dropping packets does not necessarily affect the viewer’s ability to see the pages and the user can refresh a website with minimal interruption to the experience. However, in the voice world, we need the ability to provide special handling for particular calls or sessions.  Read more on Acme Packet’s blog.

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Ellen Hoyle is a Product Manager for Catalyst Telecom in Greenville, SC. Ellen has over two years of industry experience. She is a contributor to The Source on Networking and Unified Communications topics.

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