net neutrality

Net Neutrality Vote is In: So is this Good or Bad for Telecom? We Want to Hear From You!

By |2017-12-14T15:58:05-05:00December 14th, 2017|Categories: applications services, bandwidth, community news, Connectivity, Global Telecommunications, Government, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, IP Exchange, IP peering, IP Solutions, IP transit, Managed Security, Net Neutrality, Network, Security, Telecom, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The ruling we’ve been waiting for is now in the books: the FCC, in a 3-2 vote today, approved the measure to remove the net neutrality rules it put into effect two years ago, preventing Internet providers from blocking and throttling traffic and offering paid fast lanes. Specifically, the FCC is removing the rules barring ISPs [...]

DE-CIX Applauds FCC’s Decision on Net Neutrality

By |2015-03-05T13:25:21-05:00March 5th, 2015|Categories: Broadband, broadband connections, carrier-neutral, community news, DE-CIX, High Speed Internet, Internet, Internet Exchange, Internet foundation, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, peering, Peering exchange, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

DE-CIX today announced its support of the decision by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to regulate broadband Internet service as a public utility under Title II of the Telecommunications Act of 1934. In FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s words, the policy dictates “that no one – whether government or corporate – should control free open access [...]

#NetNeutrality: Where Do You Stand?

By |2015-03-03T16:42:28-05:00February 26th, 2015|Categories: c-level, community news, Connectivity, Government, Internet, Internet Protocols, internet security, Internet Service Providers, internet traffic, JS&A News, JSA Clients, JSA Events, JSA TV, Net Neutrality, Technology, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, TEX West|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

UPDATE at 1:30 PM EST: FCC approves Net Neutrality rules for 'Open Internet.' You can read more on the breaking news here.   It's not news that the Net Neutrality ruling has been a hot trending topic in the telecom space for the past year.  Last month, it was stated that the FCC was expecting to have a discussion [...]

Hunter Newby's Take on Communications in America

By |2011-07-12T15:44:55-05:00July 12th, 2011|Categories: Blogs, Broadband, colocation, Commercial Real Estate Technology, dark fiber, Data Center, economy, Global Telecommunications, mobile, technology trends, Telecom, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

John Savageau, President of Pacific-Tier Communications, has published a three-part series from Allied Fiber’s CEO, Hunter Newby. This series includes Hunter’s take on the current and future state of communications in America. The third entry in this series focuses on Net Neutrality and the confusion behind understanding the definition of this widely-used term. In this article, [...]