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Abstract

Maze is a P2P file sharing system, which is developed, deployed and operated by our academic research team. With control over source code, we can leverage Maze as a large-scale measurement platform. By analyzing more than 600 million user shared files, as much as 100 million download session and users’ online state for 4 months, this paper gives a complete study on file characteristics and user behavior in Maze system. Some valuable conclusions are derived from this measurement, which provide the first hand stuff to understand P2P system behavior.

Keywords

File Size Online User Upload Bandwidth Online Time User Share 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hanyu Liu
  • Yu Peng
  • Mao Yang
  • Yafei Dai

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