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Upgrading the Software Behind RIPE Labs
Upgrading the Software Behind RIPE Labs
Adam Castle — 13 Sep 2016

We are updating the technology behind RIPE Labs and www.ripe.net. If you are a frequent RIPE Labs editor, you will discover some great new features! At the same time, we also documented our experiences with upgrading to the new version to provide feedback to the Plone community.… Read more

Detecting IXPs in Traceroute Paths Using traIXroute
Detecting IXPs in Traceroute Paths Using traIXroute
George Nomikos — 03 Aug 2016

traIXroute is a tool that detects whether and where a traceroute path crosses an Internet Exchange Point (IXP). It uses data from multiple sources and advanced criteria to verify IXP crossings to deal with problems due to replies from third-party interfaces or inaccuracies in the available data about IP addresses assigned to IXPs. These problems can mislead simple heuristics, based solely on the IP address prefixes allocated to IXPs, for the inference of IXP crossings. … Read more