The Internet today is a visible part of daily life in research , business, home, and the military. It promises to also become an invisible, background fabric that supports interaction between devices and people as never before. As use of the Internet expands , improving reliability is the key challenge that must be met for continued progress. Specifically:

Meeting these challenges requires advances in network measurement, modeling, and simulation technology. We propose to address these challenges with network measurement and simulation incorporating innovations in four areas:

Successful outcome of this work will provide profound new capabilities to the networking community:







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