Netflix streaming biggest source of Internet traffic in N. Amer

June 2011
CED;Jun2011, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that Netflix Inc. web streaming serves as a major cause of Internet traffic in North America.


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