July 11, 2017

Reliability of National Internet Segments

The connectivity of Internet at the network layer is a result of interaction between autonomous systems (AS), and it is more stable the more alternatives routes between ASNs there exist, which is basic fault tolerance principle. This research shows how outage of single, though significant AS affects the global connectivity of the region.
June 18, 2017

Why an under-attack DDoS mitigation service adoption is too late

Preliminary and detailed planning is essential if you intend to build a competitive service somewhere on the Internet. It could draw the attention of not only intruders but also competitors. At last, but not the least, unexpected and massive user influx is no difference from a DDoS attack.
June 16, 2017

The initiative on BGP protocol upgrade offered by Qrator Labs successfully passed the “adoption” stage

The initiative on BGP protocol upgrade implementing an automatic protection mechanism against route leaks, where Qrator Labs engineers were directly involved from the start, successfully passed the “adoption” stage and moved to the Interdomain Routing (IDR) working group.
June 7, 2017

We have signed a cooperation agreement with Rostelecom

We have signed a cooperation agreement with Russian national operator Rostelecom. We will cooperate on the development of solutions related to internet and a safe functioning of the global network. The agreement was signed during the Startup Village 2017 international conference.
May 18, 2017

Why "always-on" mitigation is a neccessity

We often hear that a DDoS-mitigation, which in our case is an “always-on” service in most scenarios, is less efficient and more expensive comparing to an “on demand” mitigation. We want to make it clear how an “always-on” technique differs from the “on demand” filtering and why the first one is, actually, the one and only viable option.