Monthly Archives: June 2013


Large web firms are charged 10s of millions of dollars in extra fees for faster Internet access – fair to Netflix?

Wall Street Journal today reported that Comcast charges $25 million to $30 million a year in fees from companies such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft for connections to get smoother and faster Internet access to their networks. Similarly, Time Warner Cable is believed to be earning 10s of millions of dollars […]


WAN Virtualization and Three Paths to WAN Stress Relief for Distributed Businesses

I contributed an article to the Data Center Knowledge about WAN Virtualization and Three Paths to WAN Stress Relief for Distributed Enterprises. Here is a brief excerpt: “… Then came the deluge. WANs today face an unprecedented variety and volume of traffic generated by cloud computing, virtualization, big data and globalization […]