Nerd blog.

19 Feb 2016

BGP and Game Performance

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.

Theodore Baschak - Theo is a network engineer with experience operating core internet technologies like HTTP, HTTPS and DNS. He has extensive experience running service provider networks with OSPF, MPLS, and BGP.