Variety, On The Media, don't understand the Internet

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at gmail.com
Wed May 15 17:12:57 UTC 2013


On Wed, May 15, 2013 at 12:59 PM, Jean-Francois Mezei
<jfmezei_nanog at vaxination.ca> wrote:
> On 13-05-15 09:02, Brett Frankenberger wrote:
>
>> So it's only on the Internet if it uses a provider's transit capacity?
>
> I made the statement in a context of "the internet is crumbling under
> the Netflix load". There have been many media reports over the years of

is it? it seems ok so far...

> the internet unable to cope with the explosion of traffic.

'internet doom, news at 11' ? i don't think there's as much of a
problem as news folk want us all to believe. I also bet that as
problems arise, folk route around them with better/closer/cheaper
peering, no?



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