ISPs to focus on charging for content: Vendor

ISPs to focus on charging for content: Vendor

Content will be king in 2011 for service providers, predicts a Canadian-based billing and operational support software company.Flavio Gomes, CEO...

January 10th, 2011 Howard Solomon

SIDEBAR: The new FCC rules

SIDEBAR: The new FCC rules

Following are exerpts from the FCC's new net neutrality rules:  Rule 1: TransparencyA person engaged in the provision of broadband Internet...

December 21st, 2010 Howard Solomon

US regulator partly follows Canada on net neutrality

US regulator partly follows Canada on net neutrality

The U.S. regulator of telecommunications has adopted Internet neutrality rules allowing traffic management that in some ways look remarkably like...

December 21st, 2010 Howard Solomon

Google-Verizon: Will a parallel non-Internet help?

Google-Verizon: Will a parallel non-Internet help?

In spite of the fact that the net neutrality proposal that Google Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. published on Aug....

September 7th, 2010 Scott Bradner

How Canada, U.S. differ on ISP traffic management

How Canada, U.S. differ on ISP traffic management

For the time being, Internet providers in the U.S. have something their Canadian counterparts don’t: Complete freedom to manage their...

April 6th, 2010 howard solomon and grant gross

Digital Nation policy needs specifics

Digital Nation policy needs specifics

The Conservative government will soon launch a public consultation on the matter of a digital economy strategy to make Canada...

April 6th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Net neutrality: A complex topic made simple

Net neutrality: A complex topic made simple

Google Inc.'s recently announced plan to set up trial fiber optic networks in the U.S. with ultra-high speed Internet connections puts the long-running national...

February 17th, 2010 Matt Hamblen

Mobile groups protest proposed net neutrality rules

Mobile groups protest proposed net neutrality rules

A month ago, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission began a proceeding to create formal net neutrality rules for broadband providers, and...

November 25th, 2009 Grant Gross

Net neutrality boon for cheap, high-quality Web services

Net neutrality boon for cheap, high-quality Web services

Federal Communication Commission net neutrality rules have the potential to save U.S. businesses money in ways that range from heading...

October 23rd, 2009 Tim Greene