Topology information component
Thomas Bourgeau
[email protected]
Laboratoire LIP6 – CNRS
Université Pierre et Marie Curie – Paris 6
1st July - OneLab meeting (Sofia)
Objective of the Topology information
component
•Provide information concerning
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The underlying network topology (IP/AS-Level)
•Add two additional measurement subcomponents.
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Active measurement subcomponent
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[email protected]: IP-level route traces
•Improve the monitoring capability
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Allows applications to query the topology information
component.
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TopHat API
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TopHat: OneLab Topology
Information Component
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TopHat registration
In order to use TopHat, a user has to be register
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TopHat: Server methods API
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TopHat Methods for active Measurement
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TopHat methods are defined on D3B.1 and D3B.2
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TopHat and XML-RPC
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Access topology information through TopHat with XMLRPC.
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Common library that can be use by several development
language as Java, C, perl, python.
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TopHat web services
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TopHat: Get Graph of a day
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TopHat: Search path
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TopHat: Search path
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Mapping IP to AS
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TopHat Server can:
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Translate any [email protected] hop results with its correspondent ASs
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Query Team Cymru Whois server (GetIP2AS)
Store ASs information related to IP: (AS, BGP Prefix, Registry, AS
Name)
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TopHat: As-Level results 2
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Future
• OneLab partners will have full access to
TopHat.
• TopHat will run as a continuous service for
PlanetLab users.
• New users and contributors are welcome.
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Conclusion
Thank you for your attention
Questions …
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