CSMA/CA is a wireless networkmultiple access method inwhich:
A carrier sensing scheme isused.
A node wishing to transmitdata has to first listen to thechannel for a predeterminedamount of time whether or notanother node is transmitting onchannel within the wirelessrange. If the channel is sensed
”, then the node is
permitted to begin thetransmission process. If the
channel is sensed as “
node defers its transmission fora random period of time.
Station Waiting toTransmitIs theChannel
? Wait for randomperiodIs theChannel
?Transmit Wait for randomperiod