Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of Ticket #19118, comment 2


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May 21, 2016, 12:59:25 PM (3 years ago)
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    1414Going beyond this specific case, the CAIDA data does some cleverness (see http://www.caida.org/research/topology/as2org/ for the methodology) to determine who the "real organization" is who owns the AS-number.  This is helpful when firm A purchases firm B, and then firm A becomes an upstream provider of firm B (making firm B part of firm A's "cone").  The MaxMind data would list firm B, but CAIDA would list firm A.
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    16 These sorts of measures as important to ensure we're getting "real organizational diversity".
     16These sorts of measures are important to ensure we're getting "real organizational diversity".