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Re: Network Parameters on Subscriber side feelings
On Mon, 18 Jun 2007 13:02:55 +0100 Leigh Porter <[email protected]> wrote: > > [email protected] wrote: > >> is there any work or research on measuring method for > >> subscriber (customer)side feelings of network service? > >> <snip> > > > We have been doing a lot of work on how to measure the subscriber > "experience" of a network. e2e ping delay actually is quite a good > measure so long as you use it correctly. However we found that using > tools such as iperf to take periodic measurments of TCP throughput, UDP > throughput and packet loss was far more interesting. > > -- > Leigh Porter You might also find this OWAMP (One Way Active Measurement Protocol) AKA "One Way Ping" implementation to be quite useful for that sort of thing. http://e2epi.internet2.edu/owamp/ -- "Sheep are slow and tasty, and therefore must remain constantly alert." - Bruce Schneier, "Beyond Fear"