The 5th anuual
Passive & Active Measurement Workshop


Antibes Juan-les-Pins, France
April 19-20, 2004


The workshop proceedings were published by Springer as part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series.

Conference Reception: Hotel Ambassadeur 1900, Sunday 18th

Introduction: 0845 - 0900, Monday 19th

Session 1: 0900 - 1040, P2P and overlay, Ian Graham

Dissecting BitTorrent: Five Months in a Torrent's Lifetime

M. Izal, G. Urvoy-Keller, E.W. Biersack, P.A. Felber, A. Al Hamra and L. Garc'es-Erice

A Measurement-based Traffic Profile of the eDonkey Filesharing Service

Kurt Tutschku

Bootstrapping in Gnutella: A Measurement Study

Pradnya Karbhari, Mostafa Ammar, Amogh Dhamdhere, Himanshu Raj, George Riley, El len Zegura

Testing the Scalability of Overlay Routing Infrastructures

Sushant Rewaskar and Jasleen Kaur

Session 2: 1110 - 1250, Network Optimization, Avi Freedman

Toward a Measurement-based Geographic Location Service

Artur Ziviani , Serge Fdida , Jos'e F. de Rezende and Otto Carlos M. B. Duarte

An Incremental Super-Linear Preferential Internet Topology Model

Sagy Bar, Mira Gonen and Avishai Wool

Geometric Exploration of the Landmark Selection Problem

Liying Tang and Mark Crovella

The Interdomain Connectivity of PlanetLab Nodes

Suman Banerjee, Timothy G. Griffin and Marcelo Pias

Session 3: 1400 - 1540, Traffic Analysis, Peter Key

Searching for Self-Similarity in GPRS

Roger Kalden and Sami Ibrahim

The effect of flow capacities on the burstiness of aggregated traffic

Hao Jiang and Constantinos Dovrolis

Micro-Time-Scale Network Measurements and Harmonic Effects

Mark Carson and Darrin Santay

Their share: diversity and disparity in IP traffic

Andre Broido, Young Hyun, Ruomei Gao and kc claffy

Session 4: 1615 - 1730, Protocol and System measurement, Andrew Moore

Origins of Microcongestion in an Access Router

Konstantina Papagiannak, Darryl Veitch and Nicolas Hohn

Performance Measurement and Analysis of H.323 Traffic

Prasad Calyam, Mukundan Sridharan, Weiping Mandrawa and Paul Schopis

Measurements and Laboratory Simulations of the Upper DNS Hierarchy

Duane Wessels, Marina Fomenkov, Nevil Brownlee and kc claffy

Gala Dinner, 1900

Session 5: 0900 - 1040, Tuesday 20th, Tools, Nevil Brownlee

A Robust Classifier for Passive TCP/IP Fingerprinting

Robert Beverly

NETI@home: A Distributed Approach to Collecting End-to-End Network Performance Measurements

Charles Robert Simpson, Jr. and George F. Riley

Comparative Analysis of Active Bandwidth Estimation Tools

Federico Montesino-Pouzols

Active Measurement for Multiple Link Failures Diagnosis in IP Networks

Hung X. Nguyen and Patrick Thiran

Session 6: 1110 - 1250, Miscellaneous, Alex Tudor

Structured Errors in Optical Gigabit Ethernet Packets

Laura James, Andrew Moore and Madeleine Glick

Flow Clustering Using Machine Learning Techniques

Anthony McGregor, Mark Hall, Perry Lorier and James Brunskill

Using Data Stream Management Systems for Traffic Analysis --- A Case Study

Thomas Plagemann, Vera Goebel, Andrea Bergamini, Giacomo Tolu, Guillaume Urvoy-Keller and Ernst W. Biersack

Inferring Queue Sizes in Access Networks by Active Measurement

Mark Claypool, Robert Kinicki, Mingzhe Li, James Nichols and Huahui Wu

Session 7: 1400 - 1515, Network Measurement, Gianluca Iannaccone

Reordering of IP Packets in Internet

Xiaoming Zhou and Piet Van Mieghem

Effects of Interrupt Coalescence on Network Measurements

Ravi Prasad, Manish Jain and Constantinos Dovrolis

Measurement Approaches to Evaluate Performance Optimizations for Wide-Area Wireless Networks

Rajiv Chakravorty, Julian Chesterfield, Pablo Rodriguez and Suman Banerjee

Session 8: 1545 - 1700, BGP and routing, Andre Broido

Measuring BGP Pass-Through Times

Anja Feldmann, Hongwei Kong, Olaf Maennel and Alexander Tudor

Impact of BGP Dynamics on Router CPU Utilization

Sharad Agarwal, Chen-Nee Chuah, Supratik Bhattacharyya and Christophe Diot

Correlating Internet Performance Changes and Route Changes to Assist in Trouble-shooting from an End-user Perspective

Connie Logg, Jiri Navratil and Les Cottrell