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Radon Spectroscopy of Packet Delay
A. Broido, R. King, E. Nemeth, and k. claffy, "Radon Spectroscopy of Packet Delay", in International Teletraffic Congress (ITC), Aug 2003.
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Radon Spectroscopy of Packet Delay

Andre Broido
Ryan King
Evi Nemeth
kc claffy

CAIDA, San Diego Supercomputer Center, University of California San Diego

We demonstrate the feasibility of Internet spectroscopy techniques for analysis of rate limiting, packet interarrival delay and passive bitrate estimation of cell- or slot-based broadband connections. Working with highly diverse packet trace data, we find that delay's quantization in micro- and millisecond range is ubiquitous in today's Internet and that different providers have strong preferences for specific delay quanta in their infrastructures.

Keywords: measurement methodology
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