Posts Tagged: internet

Internet Health Report – Useful ISP (Backbone) Status Web Page

Ever notice degradation in speed or latency with your ISP? Wonder if the issue is isolated or widespread? One of the first outside network sources we check is the Internet Health Report posted over at www.internetpulse.net Here they record and chart the latency and connection history between every major ISP / backbone. The providers include:… Read more »

Faster Internet Speeds?

More Gigabits! While we all crave fast internet connections up to or over 1 Gbps  most of us (99.9%) just can’t get them. It’s not necessarily that the speed isn’t possible it’s more to do with greedy Internet Service Providers.  Yes, there are some infrastructure limitations but that’s not really the issue. Consider this recent… Read more »

Cloud Computing

Should You Move Your Data to the Cloud?  There has been much talk recently about “the cloud.” In a nutshell, the cloud is simply another name for the internet. Cloud computing has taken shape in a variety of ways. It can be networks, servers, applications, data storage and services – which the end user has… Read more »