On its website, Verizon Wireless said it may reduce the data speeds of customers on an unlimited plan at times of high demand on a cellular tower and only “when necessary for us to optimize data network traffic in that area." ...More
Anyone else recall former AT&T CEO Ed Whitacre's 2005 comments? “Now what they would like to do is use my pipes free, but I ain’t going to let them do that." Looks like Whitacre has gotten his way almost a decade later. ...More
Some outtakes: Level 3 says Verizon needs to add capacity “even though the traffic is already wildly out of balance," and Verizon contends Level 3 is “trying to pull a fast one." But the real culprit, one analyst argues, is Netflix itself. ...More
Business-continuity solutions provider Talari Networks has unveiled the latest version of APN (Adaptive Private Networking) 4.0 – the operating software that supports its wide-area network (WAN) solutions. ...More
The new application, available for Android and iOS devices such as Apple's iPhone and iPad, allows IT pros to manage and control their IT infrastructure, in real time, from anywhere in the world. ...More
In this edition of the Business Value Toolbox News Desk, Channel Partners' Craig Galbraith takes a close look at some stellar forecasts for cloud services; plus, why IT spending overall isn't quite as rosy.