TITLE

Building a better TROUGH

AUTHOR(S)
Santo, Brian
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
CED;Oct2006, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses some techniques in bandwidth management that cable operators can implement in managing power users or bandwidth abusers in Internet access service. Approaches that would limit power users include diplomatic ramifications, better network management and shoveling more bandwidth. Bandwidth consumption could be reduced by cutting service when bandwidth limit is exceeded and reducing bandwidth. Rogers Cable Inc. and Cogeco Inc. have been successful in using the two approaches.
ACCESSION #
22653490

 

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