Internet Health

William Attwood wattwood at gmail.com
Tue Oct 5 20:48:56 MDT 2010


On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 8:46 PM, Daniel C. <dcrookston at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 6, 2010 at 5:32 AM, Matt Nelson <matt at frozenatom.com> wrote:
> > Q: Does anyone know of any other good tools to know the current health of
> > the Internet?  e.g. http://www.internetpulse.com/
>
> I am far from an expert in this area - in fact, I'm not even very
> experienced - but the concept of internet health is new to me.  My
> first reaction is "the internet doesn't have health as a property, so
> talking about it in those terms is baloney" but then technically
> humans don't either - each of our cells is alive, healthy, dying or
> dead so the perception that we as an individual are healthy or sick is
> really more of a summary than an actual fact (if you will) but...
>

Let's consider it a set of freeways where we want to see the health of the
freeway system, based on the number of accidents that are slowing things
down.


>
> I tend to ramble when I'm tired, and I'm exhausted right now.  I'm
> curious to see what people have to say.
>
> -Dan
>
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