How Good Is Your Internet, Really?

Location: Portland Ballroom
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How good is your internet, really? It’s not always an easy question to answer, but after 4+ years of the measurement lab collecting over 400TB of network performance data from over 3 million clients, we can now answer truly answer this vexing question. In this plenary, Google’s Chris DiBona will share some of the more interesting results from the project and tell you how you too can use and crunch this data.

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Chris DiBona

Google, Inc.

Chris DiBona is the Director of Open Source for Mountain View, Ca based Google, Inc. His job includes managing open source related compliance and outreach programs for the company. More information about Google’s open source program can be found at

Before joining Google, Mr. DiBona was an editor/author for the hugely popular online website and he is an internationally known advocate of open source software and related methodologies. He co-edited the award winning essay compilations “Open Sources” and “Open Sources 2.0” for O’Reilly and writes for a great number of publications. He was briefly the Linux guy on TechTV, starred in Floss Weekly and speaks on a variety of open source issues internationally.


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