How can RIS data be used?

here is practically no limit to how RIS data can be used.


  • "Internet weather", i.e. end-to-end connectivity issues that users actually experience
  • Route flaps
  • Historic development of the default-free routing routing table
  • Monitoring illegitimate routing entries, e.g. Martians, prefix overlaps etc.

See URL for research based on RIS data:

MAT Working Group

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