Does anycast hang up on you?

  title={Does anycast hang up on you?},
  author={Lan Wei and John S. Heidemann},
  journal={2017 Network Traffic Measurement and Analysis Conference (TMA)},
Anycast-based services today are widely used commercially, with several major providers serving thousands of important websites. However, to our knowledge, there has been only limited study of how often anycast fails because routing changes interrupt connections between users and their current anycast site. While the commercial success of anycast CDNs means anycast usually works well, do some users end up shut out of anycast? In this paper we examine data from more than 9000 geographically… CONTINUE READING

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