Tag Archives: reliability

new talk “Digging in to Ground Truth in Network Measurements” at the TMA PhD School 2017

John Heidemann gave the talk “Digging in to Ground Truth in Network Measurements” at the TMA PhD School 2017 in Dublin, Ireland on June 19, 2017.  Slides are available at https://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann17c.pdf. From the abstract: New network measurements are great–you can learn … Continue reading

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new conference paper “Does Anycast Hang up on You?” in TMA 2017

The paper “Does Anycast hang up on you?” will appear in the 2017 Conference on Network Traffic Measurement and Analysis (TMA) July 21-23, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. From the abstract: Anycast-based services today are widely used commercially, with several major … Continue reading

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new talk “Collecting and Visualizing Outages Over the Long Haul” at the AIMS Workshop 2017

John Heidemann gave the talk “Collecting and Visualizing Outages Over the Long Haul” at CAIDA’s Active Internet Measurement (AIMS) Workshop in San Diego, California, USA on March 2, 2017.  Slides are available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann17b.pdf. From the abstract: We have been collecting data … Continue reading

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new technical report “Does Anycast hang up on You? (extended)”

We have released a new technical report “Does Anycast hang up on you?(extended)”, ISI-TR-716, available at http://www.isi.edu/~weilan/PAPER/anycast_instability.pdf From the abstract: Anycast-based services today are widely used commercially, with several major providers serving thousands of important websites. However, to our knowledge, there … Continue reading

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new talk “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating Nov. 30” at DNS-OARC

John Heidemann gave the talk “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating Nov. 30” at DNS-OARC in Dallas, Texas, USA on October 16, 2016.  Slides are available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Heidemann16c.pdf.   From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks continue to be a major threat … Continue reading

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new conference paper “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event” in IMC 2016

The paper “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event” will appear at ACM Internet Measurement Conference in November 2016 in Santa Monica, California, USA. (available at http://www.isi.edu/~weilan/PAPER/IMC2016camera.pdf) From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks continue to be a major threat in … Continue reading

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congratulations to Xun Fan for his new PhD

I would like to congratulate Dr. Xun Fan for defending his PhD in May 2015 and completing his doctoral dissertation “Enabling Efficient Service Enumeration Through Smart Selection of Measurements” in July 2015. From the abstract: The Internet is becoming more and more important in … Continue reading

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new animation: the August 2014 Time Warner outage

On August 27, 2014, Time Warner suffered a network outage that affected about 11 million customers for more than two hours (making national news). We have observing global network outages since December 2013, including this outage. We recently animated this … Continue reading

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new animation: a sample of U.S. networks, before and after Hurricane Sandy

In October 2012, Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the U.S. East Coast causing widespread power outages. We were able to see the effects of Hurricane Sandy by analyzing active probing of the Internet. We first reported this work in a … Continue reading

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new technical report “When the Internet Sleeps: Correlating Diurnal Networks With External Factors (extended)”

We released a new technical report “When the Internet Sleeps: Correlating Diurnal Networks With External Factors (extended)”, ISI-TR-2014-691, by Lin Quan, John Heidemann, and Yuri Pradkin, available as http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Quan14b. pdf From the abstract: As the Internet matures, policy questions loom … Continue reading

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