Crashing the Tier 1 party

Krauss, David
March 2011
CED;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p27
Trade Publication
The article discusses the dispute between Level 3 Communications Inc. and Comcast Corp. in the U.S. Level 3 has asked Comcast for more free transmission capacity which was provided that had requested that Level 3 pay for the remainder. It cites on the claim of Level 3 on the issue with its peering agreement with Comcast is not peering but network neutrality but Comcast does not agree. It notes that Level 3 is trying to find a model to earn a profit by a settlement-free peering with Comcast.


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