Anycast

16 Mar

This week we started testing our global anycast network. We have a real-time map which shows which people are served by each location. Today we have three locations online, we hope to have 10-12 by the end of the year.

anycast

The Internet is definitely not a big truck

2 Responses to “Anycast”

  1. George March 20, 2013 at 5:18 pm #

    Congratulations on the accomplishment.

    May I ask how the data was charted in real time?

    • Pyry Hakulinen March 22, 2013 at 3:21 pm #

      With bash, Perl, PHP and JavaScript :) It is just a prototype, but works well enough for me. I put all the codebits in github, in case you are interested:

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