= '''Introduction to RIPEstat''' = In a nutshell, [https://stat.ripe.net RIPEstat] is a large-scale information service and open data platform provided by the RIPE NCC. The basic idea behind RIPEstat is to provide an interface to Internet-related data. To help you get a better sense what RIPEstat is, [[Alena Muravska]] interviewed Christian Teuschel, “the human” behind RIPEstat.
'''Christian, tell us what is RIPEstat?'''
This brings us to the end of the first part of our interview. In the second part we will be looking at the main data sets provided by RIPEstat along with more use cases. In the meantime, please check out the links below for more information.
RIPEstat - https://stat.ripe.net