Web View: Measuring & Monitoring Representative Information on Websites

Antoine Saverimoutou, Bertrand Mathieu, Sandrine Vaton
2019 2019 22nd Conference on Innovation in Clouds, Internet and Networks and Workshops (ICIN)  
Web browsing is a fast-paced and changing domain which delivers a wide set of services to end-users. While endusers' QoE (Quality of Experience) is the main focus of large service companies and service providers, websites' structure on the one hand change relentlessly. There is therefore a strong need to measure the temporal quality of web browsing by using user-representative web browsers, different Internet protocols and types of residential network access. We present in this paper our tool,
more » ... eb view, which performs automated desktop web browsing sessions where each measurement provides 61 monitoring parameters. An analysis of 8 Million different measurements of web pages' homepage indicate which and how different parameters can impact today's web browsing quality. Web measurement campaigns conducted since February 2018 are represented through a monitoring website. Our analysis and monitoring of measurements on a 10-month period show that Google Chrome brings increased web browsing quality.
doi:10.1109/icin.2019.8685876 dblp:conf/icin/SaverimoutouMV19 fatcat:e5ptfy2xjvfphezw5gfooueqsq