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Re: Cascading Failures Could Crash the Global Internet
- From: Danny McPherson
- Date: Thu Feb 06 16:56:31 2003
RFC 3439 talks of coupling & amplification and it's relation
to the Internet.
> Sigh, there are differences between tightly coupled networks, such as
> the electric power grid and loosely couple networks like the Internet.
> But there are also some similarities, such as electric grids use DC
> interconnections to limit how far AC disturbances propagate; the
> Internet uses AS interconnections to limit IGP disturbances from
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