The Web, the Users, and the MOS: Influence of HTTP/2 on User Experience

@inproceedings{Bocchi2017TheWT,
  title={The Web, the Users, and the MOS: Influence of HTTP/2 on User Experience},
  author={Enrico Bocchi and Luca De Cicco and Marco Mellia and Dario Rossi},
  booktitle={PAM},
  year={2017}
}
This work focuses on the evaluation of Web experience as perceived by actual users and in particular on the impact of HTTP/1 vs HTTP/2. We adopt an experimental methodology based on real web pages served through a realistic testbed where we control network, protocol, and application con guration. Users are asked to browse such pages and provide their subjective feedback, i.e., the Mean Opinion Score (MOS), while the testbed records objective metrics. The collected dataset comprises over 4,000… CONTINUE READING