TITLE

Chopping High-BW Usage

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
CED;Oct2008, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that cable operator Comcast Corp. is capping the bandwidth usage of its customers to 250 Gigabytes (GB) per month effective October 1, 2008 in the U.S. According to Comcast, the new approach of 250 GB is the equivalent of downloading 62,500 digital songs. The new cap does not apply to business service tiers provided by Comcast. Comcast also said that subscribers who exceed the new cap will be contacted and notified of their excessive use.
ACCESSION #
34615023

 

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