Verizon Public Policy on Netflix

Ulf Zimmermann ulf at
Sun Jul 13 14:58:51 UTC 2014

iBeam tried to do that. If only they had used something else than Windows
Server and other Microsoft products to do the caching.

On Sun, Jul 13, 2014 at 7:45 AM, Aled Morris <aledm at> wrote:

> On 13 July 2014 06:39, Steven Tardy <sjt5atra at> wrote:
> > (OK, Keep 100mbps for Netflix to pre-populate, 100mbps is 30TB/month)
> > (Now I'm curious how many GB/month Netflix pre-populates, hmmm)
> >
> Shame Netflix can't fill their appliances using really cheap, bulk, one-way
> satellite bandwidth which is useless for most other Internet applications.
>  Then their traffic wouldn't use any of your real, paid for, transit.
> Of course siting a dish would be another expense with hosting one of their
> boxes, but if it made the on-going costs go away...
> Aled


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