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Broadband Providers Should Not Treat All Bits the Same, Says Cisco

All bits running over the Internet are not equal and should not be treated that way by broadband providers, despite net neutrality advocates' calls for traffic neutral regulations, Cisco Systems said. A huge number of Internet-connected devices with a wide variety of traffic requirements, including billions of machine-to-machine connections, will come online over the next four years… Some Web-based applications, including rapidly growing video services, home health monitoring and public safety apps, will demand priority access to the network.

Read full story: Computerworld

Related topics: Access Providers, Broadband, Net Neutrality

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