For Full-Text PDF, please login, if you are a member of IEICE,|
or go to Pay Per View on menu list, if you are a nonmember of IEICE.
Asymmetric Characteristics of Internet Based on Traffic Measurement and Analysis
Satoshi KATSUNO Kiminori SUGAUCHI Osamu TSUNEHIRO Katsuyuki YAMAZAKI Kenichi YOSHIDA Hiroshi ESAKI
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems
Publication Date: 2003/11/01
Print ISSN: 0916-8532
Type of Manuscript: Special Section PAPER (Special Issue on New Technologies in the Internet and their Applications)
IP traffic measurement, performance analysis, quality of service, multimedia application,
Full Text: PDF(1.1MB)
>>Buy this Article
This paper presents measurement and analysis of various networks and applications using a high-speed IP meter. The authors have developed a high-speed IP meter with a GPS timestamp component, which enables precise measurement of packet delay and jitter in various networks. Measurement of the following networks was performed, 1) Measurement of traffic in a commercial IPv6 access service on ADSL, as a typical broadband access service network. 2) Measurement of traffic in the 54th IETF meeting in Yokohama, as a typical high-speed Internet backbone network. This paper reports the characteristics identified in these networks, e.g. asymmetricities of one-way packet delay over an ADSL access network and the difference in TCP/UDP packet delay over a high-speed backbone network. It also presents the analysis results of some multimedia applications in the Internet, and discusses the quality of service on Internet access service networks.