A minimum cost method for traffic shaping in the context of quality of service (QoS)-based networks. Given the user's desired QoS and the network's resource availability, the method determines the least cost parameters for a shaper while guaranteeing access to the network and satisfying QoS requirements.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1109/4234.784579
Journal IEEE Communications Letters
Falkner, M. (Mattias), Devetsikiotis, M. (Michael), & Lambadaris, I. (1999). Minimum cost traffic shaping. IEEE Communications Letters, 3(9), 257–259. doi:10.1109/4234.784579