Measurement and characterization of Internet gaming traffic

  title={Measurement and characterization of Internet gaming traffic},
  author={Jani Lakkakorpia and Andreas Heinerb and Jussi Ruutuc}
  • Jani Lakkakorpia, Andreas Heinerb, Jussi Ruutuc
Most of the recent computer game releases support multiplayer options over Internet connections. The amount of Internet traffic generated by computer games can be expected to increase fast, especially when the new wave of players enters the Internet with the next generation game consoles that support Internet connections. In order to provide insight into this new but already significant part of Internet traffic, we have conducted a study of a number of popular Internet games. We defined four… CONTINUE READING
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