Theodore Baschak

Routing Guru. IPv6 Advocate. Operator of Hextet Systems (AS395089).

BGP and Game Performance

Fri, 19 Feb 2016 14:23:45 -0600 » Networking, ISP, BGP, System Administration, Network Monitoring » Estimated read time: 1 min

The makers of League of Legends, Riot Games, have posted a very interesting engineering blog about how they’ve engineered their AS for optimal game performance.

They mention important things like, buying from a Tier 1 doesn’t solve all your problems, and that peering at IX’s is super critical to their success.