Patent Number: 8,717,921

Title: Receiving apparatus

Abstract: A receiving apparatus (10) provided with: a management unit (13) configured to manage a target error rate Pt in a target number of retransmission Nt; a measurement unit (14) configured to measure the initial transmission rate TPUT.sub.init of the data at a transmitting apparatus (10); and a calculation unit (15) configured to calculate, with respect to an error rate P(n) in a number of retransmission n, the reception rate TPU of data at a receiving apparatus (10) by a Equation (2A). .times..times..times. ##EQU00001##

Inventors: Goto; Yoshikazu (Yokohama, JP), Hanaki; Akihito (Yokohama, JP), Takagi; Yukiko (Yokosuka, JP)

Assignee: NTT DoCoMo, Inc.

International Classification: H04L 12/26 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018