The IETF has developed solutions that promote a healthy IPv4 and IPv6 co-existence. The happy eyeballs algorithm for instance, provides recommendations to application developers to help prevent bad user experience in situations where IPv6 connectivity is broken. We study the effectiveness of the happy eyeballs algorithm.
Vaibhav Bajpai is a PhD student in the Computer Networks and Distributed Systems research group at Jacobs University Bremen , Germany. He is advised by Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schönwälder . His current research focuses on understanding the impact of network infrastructure changes using Large-Scale Measurement Platforms. As part of the research, he is working on defining new metrics and measurement tests and is also contributing to the Large Scale Measurement of Access Network Performance (LMAP) standardization process in the IETF.