Measurement-based Characterization of a Collection of On-line Games (Awarded Best Student Paper!)

@inproceedings{Chambers2005MeasurementbasedCO,
  title={Measurement-based Characterization of a Collection of On-line Games (Awarded Best Student Paper!)},
  author={Chris Chambers and Wu-chang Feng and Sambit Sahu and Debanjan Saha},
  booktitle={Internet Measurment Conference},
  year={2005}
}
On-line games are a rapidly growing Internet application. Because of the cost in supporting on-line games and the unpredictable load on servers, companies are moving toward sharing infrastructure for game hosting. To efficiently provision on-line games, it is important to understand game workloads and the behavior of game players. In this paper, we present a comprehensive analysis of a collection of on-line game players and game workloads using data from several sources including: a 13-month… CONTINUE READING
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