20% of US Peak Bandwidth used by Netflix Instant

According to a study by Sandvine, 20% of non-mobile internet traffic during prime time can be attributed to Netflix instant accounts during prime time usage periods in the US while streaming media accounts for 43% of peak period traffic. While Netflix accounts for almost half of the streaming bandwidth between 8p and 10p utilized by… Continue reading 20% of US Peak Bandwidth used by Netflix Instant

Cablevision rolling out 100Mbps Internet access plans

Northeast cable operator Cablevision is rolling out uber high speed Internet access packages in early May. How uber? Up to 100 Mbps download and 15 MBps upload. Think about it this way – that will let you download a high def movie in under 10 minutes. This will cost about $100 and will be available… Continue reading Cablevision rolling out 100Mbps Internet access plans