P2P Traffic to Quadruple
- Comcast Performing Peer Review. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;3/31/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 13, p3
The article reports on Comcast's plan to work with file-sharing software distributor BitTorrent and others to make peer-to-peer applications work more efficiently over its broadband networks. It discusses Comcast's plan to migrate to a bandwidth-management technique that is "protocol agnostic"...
- YuMe, BitTorrent Team to Run Video Ads in Content. Shields, Mike // MediaWeek;4/2/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p8
The article discusses a deal between YuMe Networks, a startup broadband ad network/technology company, and BitTorrent, a peer-to-peer content sharing platform that has begun to legally license content from television network and movie studios. YuMe will deliver video ads within the content of...
- PREDICTION NO. 8: THE SWAP GETS SUPERSIZED. Resnikoff, Paul // Remix;Jan2009, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p35
The article focuses on the prediction related to the music industry in 2009 by Paul Resnikoff. It says that year 2009 could be the year that BitTorrent Inc. truly enraptures the music industry. It notes that peer-to-peer applications such as the LimeWire deliver the single, but BitTorrent is the...
- Upgrading DSL. Taylor, Nathan // Australian PC User;Aug2008, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p93
The article reports on developments that can help in making P2P downloads faster in Australia. As reported, there are international efforts like P4P, which are designed to make P2P traffic traverse the Internet more efficiently, as well as network upgrades happening in Australia that should make...
- NO 'PEER' RELIEF FOR THIS BACK-TO-SCHOOL SEASON. Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;9/8/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p36
Focuses on the growth of peer-to-peer networking (P2P) and bandwidth consumption in the U.S. in 2003. Percentage of the P2P traffic that is came from video files; Information on how P2P traffic works; Several tools that deal with P2P.
- P2P Video Distribution. Burke, Andrew // Videomaker;Sep2009, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p51
The article offers information on the peer-to-peer or P2P solution for distributing videos. It discusses how P2P distribution works from uploading a video to a P2P network such as BitTorrent to selecting an online host such as Mininova. It also highlights some of the advantages P2P networks...
- Impact Of P2P On Networks. Passmore, David // Business Communications Review;May2005, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p14
The article focuses on the impact of peer-to-peer (P2P) technology on computer networks. P2P principles can improve application performance, resilience and scalability. But what may be just as important is how networks must change to accommodate rapidly growing P2P application flows. People...
- CITYTEL SELECTS SANDVINE TO MANAGE FILE SHARING TRAFFIC. // Worldwide Telecom;Mar2004, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p6
Reports on the selection of Sandvine Peer-To-Peer Policy Management by CityTel to minimize the impact of file sharing traffic on its broadband network.
- Don't believe providers' claim. Rapoza, Jim // eWeek;7/1/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 26, p48
Comments on the issues related to broadband access. Importance in the improvement of broadband connections; Increase of prices for broadband connections; Additional chargers for customers frequent use of the networks; Impact of the charges on peer-to-peer network users.