TITLE

Cogent CEO talks metro Ethernet

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Network World;12/18/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Dave Schaeffer, chief executive and founder of Internet service provider Cogent Communications. Views on the difference between the firm and other metro Ethernet service providers; Range of markets serviced by the company; Reasons why the firm is using packet over SONET. INSET: Briefs..
ACCESSION #
4002915

 

Related Articles

  • How Cogent digested PSINet. Martin, Michael // Network World;2/3/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p25 

    Interviews Dave Schaeffer, CEO of Internet service provider Cogent Communications. Integration with once-powerful PSINet; Growth plans.

  • Schaffer's 'Cogent' Argument.  // Multichannel News;6/29/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 23, p39 

    An interview with Dave Schaeffer, chief executive officer (CEO) at Internet service provider (ISP) Cogent, is presented. Some of the issues he addressed include his criticism over some ISP over interconnection issues,the possibility of filing a complaint with the U.S. Federal Communications...

  • Dave Schaeffer. O'Keefe, Sue // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Jan2003, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p23 

    Interviews Dave Schaeffer, Chief Executive Officer at the U.S.-based telecommunication company, Cogent Communications Inc. concerning the operations and services offered by the company. Investments in networks for voice and data traffic; Digital communications services; Data management services.

  • DAVE SCHAEFFER. Weber, Toby // Telephony;5/13/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 19, p58 

    Interviews Cogent Communications Inc. chief executive officer, Dave Schaeffer. Importance of direct fiber connectivity to have access to high-capacity service; Business benefits derived from the transition of broadband onto the Internet.

  • New fiber-optic technology produces eye-popping 'Net access. Greene, Tim // Network World;03/13/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p10 

    Reports on the availability of high-speed Internet service from Cogent Communications. Capacity of the optical bandwidth the company is using; Effective throughput on OC-48 links; Pricing for the services.

  • Metro Ethernet providers to offer VoIP. Martin, Michael // Network World;05/07/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 19, p43 

    Reports that Internet service providers Telseon and Cogent plan to offer IP telephony services in the United States as of May 7, 2001. Background on the companies' business deals with voice-over-IP technology firm TalkingNets.

  • OffLine. McKenna, Ted // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Jun2006, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p58 

    This article presents an interview with Dave Schaeffer, founder and chief executive officer of Washington, D.C.-based Internet service provider Cogent Communications. The company has benefited from the aftermath of deregulation. He founded and sold several telecommunication companies, created an...

  • Cogent expanding base through buys. Pappalardo, Denise // Network World;12/13/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 50, p31 

    The article reports that Cogent Communications Inc. is continuing to gobble Lip acquisitions, with its focus now turning more to buying customers rather than physical assets. The company recently inked its sixth acquisition of the year--13 since 2001--when it paid an undisclosed price for 2,400...

  • FAST ETHERNET FOR A GRAND. Carlson, Caron // eWeek;11/20/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 47, p38 

    Focuses on Internet service provider Cogent Communications Inc.'s introduction of a fiber-optic Internet backbone that delivers Ethernet connection to businesses in multitenant buildings in the United States. Monthly fee; Description of the corporate network; Minimal contact with the public...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics