TITLE

Netflix: Bandwidth Glutton

AUTHOR(S)
Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/23/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a 2011 survey conducted by Sandvine Inc. which revealed that 29.7% of peak downstream Internet traffic in North America was accounted for Netflix Inc. The survey showed that Netflix has become the largest source of overall Internet traffic in North America, representing 22.2%. It says that the video service has defeated BitTorrent Inc. as the largest component of the continent's Internet traffic on fixed-access networks.
ACCESSION #
61104797

 

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