Traffic matrix estimation method and apparatus Patent uri icon


  • A method and apparatus for the estimation of traffic matrices in a network are disclosed. Mechanisms are disclosed for measuring traffic volume from a plurality of ingress points to a plurality of egress points in a large scanl network, such as an IP backbone network. The traffic matrix is advantageously inferred from widely available link load measurements such as SNMP data.

author list (cited authors)

  • Duffield, N., Greenberg, A. G., Klincewicz, J. G., Roughan, M., & Zhang, Y.

complete list of authors

  • Duffield, Nicholas||Greenberg, AG||Klincewicz, JG||Roughan, M||Zhang, Y

publication date

  • November 2007