Whitepapers & Technical Publications

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Whitepaper: A Centrally Controlled Tree Based Peer to Peer Overlay Network This technical whitepaper explains the specifics of System73's PolyNet™ technology. Learn the details of PolyNet's tree-based network topology and how it utilizes AI to forecast network congestion machine-learning to route around it for efficient bandwidth usage ...
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System73 IEEE publication: Did the Super Bowl Kill the Internet? This paper, published by the IEEE, presents System73's analysis of the border gateway protocol (BGP) updates registered during Super Bowl 2016 in order to understand how a large streaming event affects the Internet at the BGP level. Our findings showed an increase in the number of updates during key times when large numbers of concurrent viewers connected to the game's stream, resulting in many dampening and flapping events and negatively affecting ...
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Whitepaper: Super Bowl 50: The Day the Internet Died This whitepaper provides a QoE analysis of several recent broadcasts that had large OTT streaming audiences. We point out the network inefficiencies that directly contributed to QoE reductions and how these inefficiencies could be remediated ...
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