Skip to Content
[CAIDA - Center for Applied Internet Data Analysis logo]
Center for Applied Internet Data Analysis > publications : papers : 2001 : fundamentals_internet_measurement_tutorial
Fundamentals of Internet Measurement: A Tutorial
N. Brownlee and C. Loosley, "Fundamentals of Internet Measurement: A Tutorial", Journal of Computer Resource Management, , no. 102, Apr 2001.
|   View full paper:    PDF    |  Citation:    BibTeX   |

Fundamentals of Internet Measurement: A Tutorial

Nevil Brownlee1
Chris Loosley2

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


Computer Measurement Group

Many Internet users need to understand how to measure Internet traffic and performance. The primary focus of this tutorial is the global Internet, and ways of measuring, analyzing, and reporting the services provided to a user's network via the Internet. Some sections apply to measuring any network that uses the TCP/IP protocol suite, including a private network, or intranet.

Keywords: measurement methodology, overview
  Last Modified: Tue Oct-13-2020 22:21:52 UTC
  Page URL: