Jaymie Scotto & Associates invites our fellow telecom community to join together and contribute to the relief efforts for the Haitian earthquake victims and families. On January 12, a massive earthquake struck Haiti near the capital of Port-au-Prince. Officials fear that there are over 100,00 dead and many more are injured and homeless. With so many people in need of help, we believe that as a united community, our industry can make a difference.
What should you consider when choosing a quality Internet Provider? High speed is key, but Grant Kirkwood, CTO of Mzima Networks suggests a few more important factors to consider – the provider’s access to content and the quickest route. How close is your internet provider to the content you want to download? Kirkwood in a recent article examines the differences between Tier 1 and Tier 2 Internet backbone providers to explain how an IP provider’s proximity to content and applications makes a huge difference in the overall user experience.