This article was in Bloomberg: U.S. Internet Users Pay More for Slower Service. I've read many pieces like this, but can't help myself. The problem is familiar. But each time, I hope to read that a solution is brewing somewhere. After having lived and traveled in Asia, it was disheartening to see the state of broadband here. Discovered that my Internet in Hawaii was…Continue
Sorry Hawaii is not in the bandwidth game. But I would suggest that our State legislatures should start that initiatives to push this issue to the top! All new development should also be considering the usage of Fiber Optics in all aspects of building, such as FTTP or FTTH.
Today’s cable companies uses EPON (ethernet PON) as part of the DOCSIS provisioning specifications. DSL has its similar specification and bandwidth limitations.
However with optical networks we will…Continue
Added by Traci Toguchi on August 7, 2009 at 10:41am — No Comments