Mapping the African Internet

  title={Mapping the African Internet},
  author={John S. Gilmore and N. F. Huysamen and Anthony E. Krzesinski},
This paper describes the methods used to generate a router level map of the African Internet. The traceroute utility was used to collect router level information on the Internet. We developed software to automate the sending of traceroute probes to selected IP addresses, to store the information produced by the traceroute data and to transform the data into adjacency matrices. The adjacency matrices, together with geographical data concerning the location of the routers, were used to draw a map… CONTINUE READING

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