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Re: Vonage Hits ISP Resistance
- From: Lucy E. Lynch
- Date: Thu Mar 31 12:36:55 2005
On Thu, 31 Mar 2005, Randy Bush wrote:
> >> Korea Telecom recently decided to scrap its flat rate high speed 
> >> broadband offering and move to a traffic based charging plan - must be
> >> because most korean broadband gets used for online gaming, which is as
> >> high bandwidth use an app as you can get ... and they're hit by the same
> >> situation, which does start to bite when a few users start maxing out
> >> their pipes, and really begins to hurt when "few" suddenly becomes
> >> "most"
> > My guess would be that PtP is a much bigger bandwidth hog than gaming,
> > especially for the people who have high upstream capacity (10meg+).
> the seven biggest isps in japan recently cooperated on a really
> good paper measuring a lot about broadband use in japan. it is
> in the most recent ccr, v35n1 jan 05. sorry, siteseer seems not
> to have it yet.
that would be:
"The impact of residential broadband traffic on Japanese ISP backbones"
Kensuke Fukuda NTT/WIDE
Kenjiro Cho IIJ/WIDE
Hiroshi Esaki U. Tokyo/WIDE
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