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Atlas of Cyberspace
Maps and graphic representations of the Internet.
Behind the Numbers
A handy repository of news and analysis of key Internet metrics and indicators. From the editors of
Browser stats
Browser usage stats from the major sites and some analysis.
Children Go Online: Emerging Opportunities and Dangers
Academic survey on the Internet use of children in the UK.
Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis
CAIDA collects, monitors, analyzes, and visualizes several forms of Internet traffic data concerning network topology, workload characterization, performance, routing, and multicast behavior.

E-mail Server Software Survey
Market share analysis of Email server software used across the Internet.
European Internet Stats
European Internet stats, trends, and strategies.
Geography of the Internet
Data, maps and analysis on the geographic distribution of Internet domain names by city, region, state, and country.
Global Internet Revenue Survey 2002
This is a confidential internet survey for online entrepreneurs and web site owners.
Global Internet Statistics
An up-to-date chart of the estimated number of people online in each language.

Guide to Internet Statistics
A selection of links to statistics, demographics, generators, worldwide maps and ISP details.
GVU Center's WWW User Surveys
Historical and current information on the growth and trends in Internet usage. View of developing web demographics, culture, user attitudes, and usage patterns, advertising, electronic commerce, intranet web usage, and business-to-business transactions.
ICT statistics
Statistics extracted from the ITU World Telecommunication Indicators Database, concerning the spread of information and communication technologies in over 200 economies worldwide
iDiary - Internet Measurement System
Combines Internet tracking with surveying to deliver knowledge about the Natural Population of your web site.
Internet Demographics Directory
Directory of Internet demographics, user surveys, backbone/ISP reviews and Internet topology. Entries categorised and ranked.

Internet Domain Survey
Attempts to discover every host on the Internet by doing a complete search of the Domain Name System. Statistics available for free and commercially.
Internet Economy Indicators
Facts and figures about the internet including data on e-commerce.
Internet Mapping Project: Map gallery
Contains graphical representations of the Internet. Looks like star maps, but with websites grouped by ISP.
Internet Use(rs): Demography and Geography of the Internet
Academic paper giving analysis of the geography and demography of the Internet. By Albert Benschop of the University of Amsterdam.
Internet World Stats
Internet usage data for 233 countries and regions, consolidated from various periodic surveys.
Latency and uptime for North/South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. Email alerts for major problems.
Major Internet Backbone MAPs
Maps of Internet backbones, sorted by market share.
NEC Research Institute: Size of the Web
Provides results of statistical search engine studies.
NEC Study
Predicts competition and diversity on the web.
Netcraft Web Server Survey
A monthly updated survey of web server software usage on computers connected to the Internet. Also surveys most popular websites, and top level domains.

IT history, reports, stats and ranks.
Information on Website usage, internet access, and advertising data.
Comprehensive round up of all internet related news worldwide as well as a mailing list.
Security Space
Monthly published research reports covering issues like web server market share, popularity of web sites, and web authoring tools.
Updated daily and based on stats from over 65,000 sites. Everything from search engines, browsers to screen resolutions, ISPs.
Subscription service that provides monthly research reports and newsletters for global web activity, search engine use, web browser market share, operating systems, connection speeds, and mobile web trends.
Provides statistics and research data about the Web Services Industry. Tracks over 35,000 Web Hosting Companies Worldwide.

Network Performace Statistics

AT&T IP Network Performance
Data on AT&T's IP Network Performance. AT&T manages one of the Internet's backbones.
Cable & Wireless - SLA Performance Statistics
Performance statistics for the global cable and wireless Internet backbone.
Internet Health Report
Delivers data about network performance (latency) between major United States Internet backbones.
Internet Measurement Infrastructure - CAIDA
Short summaries of current measurement projects offering public reports.
Internet Traffic Report
Reports on the current performance of major Internet routes around the world.

IPMA Statistics and Daily Reports
The Internet Performance Measurement and Analysis (IPMA) project collects network statistics at the AADS, MAE-East, MAE-West, PacBell, and Sprint interconnection points.
Long-Term Traffic Statistics
Technical information and links regarding long term statistics. In depth Analysis of traffic over the major protocols.
Measurement, Analysis, Modeling and Generation
Bell Labs research group. Contains theories, statistics, reports, and free measurment tools for networks.
The Internet Traffic Archive
A moderated repository to support widespread access to traces of Internet network traffic. The traces can be used to study network dynamics, usage characteristics, and growth patterns.
WorldCom: Network Latency
Latency statistics for WorldCom's global IP network

Intrernet Encyclopedia

Active IETF Working Groups
A directory of the Internet Engineering Task Force groups and their web pages.
Free Protocols Foundation
Independent public forum supporting patent-free protocols. Includes policies, papers, a mission statement, and a list of free protocols.
IETF Internet Drafts
List of documents organized by alphabetized subjects.
Internet Encyclopedia
Overview of Internet protocols.
Internet protocols
General comments on protocol design, and good reference material on a few protocols (especially mail-related; also ftp, time, and misc) by Dan Bernstein.

A consortium led by universities working in partnership with industry and government to develop and deploy advanced network applications and technologies, accelerating the creation of tomorrow's Internet.
Port Numbers and Services Database
Well known port numbers for TCP and UDP, from Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA).
Features an overview of various networking and mobile communications protocols, white papers, and links of interest.
RFC Editor
Collates Request For Comments documents. Explains the RFC process, and includes a searchable database of RFCs.
RFC Sourcebook
Description of protocols, file formats, glossary of terms, RFCs.

The Internet Report (IETF Weekly Updates)
A table of new Internet Drafts and RFC's that come out each week, with synopses. Archived summaries go back to June 1999.
The Kermit Project
A protocol that transfers text and binary files without errors between diverse types of computers over potentially hostile communication links, and a suite of communications software programs; Columbia University.
Independent organization managing the eXtensible Name Service, an open protocol and open-source platform for universal addressing, automated data exchange, and privacy control. Includes an overview, charter, history, and specifications.