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HTTP ping

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000014031D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Sep-19
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Invention Measuring web browser speeds by using HTTP redirection headers. Problem To measure web browser effective speed, with respect to HTTP servers, without installing any software on the client side, in order to provide a reasonably accurate measurement of clients on the web, including clients behind firewalls. Solution