The W3C Web Characterisation Workshop

Cambridge, Massachusetts, on November 5.

Workshop Agenda

08.30 - 09.00 Registration (Participants)

09.00 - 09:15 Opening remarks and participant introductions

Johan Hjelm, Workshop Coordinator, W3C/Ericsson.

Jim Pitkow, Chair WCG, Xerox PARC

09:15 - 09:30 Summary of HTTP-NG Testbed

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen, W3C: The HTTP-NG Testbed. Paper, Presentation

09:30 - 09:45 Repository overview

Marc Abrams, Virginia Tech: The WCA Knowledge Repository. Paper, Presentation

09:45 - 10:00 Break


Pei Cao, University of Wisconsin: Proxy benchmark. Paper, Presentation

10.00 - 11.00 Collecting and Processing Web Data I

Eric Siegel, Keynote Systems: Commercial monitoring system. Paper, Presentation

Anja Feldman, AT&T: TCP/IP packet collecting. Paper, Presentation

11:00 - 12:00 Collecting and Processing Web Data II

Balachander Krishnamurthy, AT&T: WWW logs. Paper, Presentation

12.00 - 13.00 Lunch/Discussion

Ed O'Neill, OCLC: Entire Web collection. Paper, Presentation

13.00 - 14.00 Modelling/Statistics I

Zhen Liu, INRIA: Traffic modeling. Paper, Presentation

Ghaleb Abdula, Dow Chemical: Traffic modeling. Paper, Presentation

Paul Barford, Boston University: HTTP 1.0 versus HTTP 1.1. Paper, Presentation

14:00 - 15:00 Modelling/Statistics II

Fred Douglis, AT&T: Rate of change. Paper, Presentation

15:00 - 15:15 Break

15.15 - 16.15 Open Issues, Future Directions, Challenges

16:15 Adjourn

Full list of position papers

Workshop minutes

Further reading

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