Mooc “Internet Measurements: a Hands-on Introduction”

The MOOC “Internet Measurements: a Hands-on Introduction” is taught by Timur Friedman from UPMC and Renata Teixeira from Inria.

This course is taught in English and will cover internet measurement basics, including network topology and routes; connectivity, losses, latency, and geolocation; bandwidth; and traffic measurements; with hands-on exercises on PlanetLab Europe.

This course is of interest to a wide range of people: system or network operators, designers of applications or services running over the internet or just curious end-users who would like to better diagnose problems.

The prerequisite for this course is a level of understanding of internet technology that comes from an advanced undergraduate course or a first Masters course in networking, or equivalent professional experience.

Week 1 : Introduction
Week 2 : Topology and routes
Week 3 : Connectivity, losses, latency, and geolocation
Week 4 : Bandwidth
Week 5 : Traffic measurements

Track record and links:

Session 1: May 23 to June 19, 2016
Session 2: September 18 to November 5, 2017
Session 3: April 4 to May 27, 2018

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