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DTC Seminar Series

Internet Topology and Economics: How supply and demand influence the changing shape of the global network


Bill Woodcock
Packet Clearing House

Monday, January 13, 2003
11:00 am

402 Walter Library

This talk will provide an overview of the Internet's meta-structure, describe its historical progression from a single backbone, and discuss how our current context of high demand, even greater supply, and decreasing availability of capital are combining to shape the future growth of the Internet.


Bill Woodcock is the research director of Packet Clearing House, a non-profit research institute that supports investigation and operations in the areas of Internet traffic exchange and routing economics.