M-Lab Data Documentation
Here we document how to work with M-Lab data, covering some of the most common topics, from basic to advanced use. If you have questions beyond what is covered here, please contact us.
Querying BigQuery (Basic)
The links below provide the basics of querying M-Lab data.
- BigQuery QuickStart
- BigQuery Examples
- BigQuery Schema
- Calculating Common Metrics
- Migrating Queries to Use Current M-Lab Tables and Views
Querying BigQuery (Advanced)
For researchers and others interested in advanced querying techniques, we provide some guidance on some common use cases in the advanced BigQuery topics below.
Accessing Raw Data via GCS
Advanced users may also be interested in obtaining raw M-Lab test data for detailed analyses. For example, TCP packet captures are conducted for each NDT test, and are only available in M-Lab’s raw data archives.