Google wants your Internet to be faster

Florian Weimer fweimer at
Mon Aug 9 16:32:21 UTC 2010

* Graham Beneke:

> On 09/08/2010 07:21, Mikael Abrahamsson wrote:
>> I helped install my first Akamai cluster before year 2000 if I remember
>> correctly. So it's at least a decade ago :P
> What I find funny is that Google has already been running these kinds
> of content distribution nodes in Africa for over a year.

They certainly have got infrastructure all over the globe.

The Verizon is probably just a private peering agreement, and someone
misinterpreted that (or deliberately misrepresented it).

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