Modeling Peer-to-Peer Traffic
Characterizing peer-to-peer traffic
An Analysis of Internet Content Delivery Systems,
by Stefan Saroiu, Krishna P. Gummadi, Richard J. Dunn, Steven D.
Gribble, and Henry M. Levy.
Proceedings of the Fifth Symposium on Operating Systems Design
and Implementation (OSDI 2002),
Boston, MA, December 2002.
This is a detailed measurement study comparing P2P, CDN,
and WWW workloads.
Measurement, Modeling, and Analysis of a Peer-to-Peer File-Sharing
by Krishna P. Gummadi, Richard J. Dunn, Stefan Saroiu, Steven D.
Gribble, Henry M. Levy, and John Zahorjan.
Proceedings of the 19th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems
Bolton Landing, New York, October 2003.
"Clients' fetch-at-most-once behavior, the creation of new objects, and
the addition of new clients to the system are the primary forces that
drive multimedia workloads such as Kazaa."
Are File Swapping Networks Cacheable? Characterizing P2P Traffic,
Nathaniel Leibowitz, Aviv Bergman, Roy Ben-Shaul, and Aviv Shavit,
7th International Workshop on
Web Content Caching and Distribution (WCW), 2002.
"This paper measures and analyzes the characteristics of
this relatively new type of traffic."
Mapping Peer Behavior to Packet-level Details: A Framework for
Packet-level Simulation of Peer-to-Peer Systems,
Q. He, M. Ammar, G. Riley, H. Raj and R. Fujimoto,
"GnutellaSim is a scalable packet-level Gnutella simulator that enables the
complete evaluation of the Gnutella system with a detailed network model."
Analyzing Peer-to-Peer Traffic Across Large Networks, by Shubho Sen
and Jia Wang, Proceedings of ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Workshop,
2002. (IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, April 2004.)
"We are developing practical workload models for P2P traffic that can
be used to evaluate traffic engineering and provisioning policies
for P2P systems."
Thanks to Nathaniel Leibowitz and Steve Gribble for pointers to add
to this web page.
Last modified: july 2008