S.Korea broadband firm sues Netflix after traffic surge

Mark Tinka mark at tinka.africa
Fri Oct 22 04:44:54 UTC 2021

On 10/21/21 20:28, Fred Baker wrote:

> I’m not sure I disagree, but let throw in a point of consideration. 
> Historically, as you note, the caller pays the toll. However, the 
> caller also CHOSE to call, even though the called party might find the 
> call irritating. With a CDN, the network is out there hoping to be 
> called, and the user makes that choice, “calling” the CDN. Could it 
> not be accurately said that the user originated the “call”?

We can't seem to dump our telco ways, can we :-)?


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