sam at australiaonline.net.au
Mon Apr 27 14:27:37 EST 2009
Quoting Matthew Moyle-Croft <mmc at internode.com.au>:
> "INTERNET users will face annoying "brownouts" that will freeze their
> web browsers when capacity runs out in cyberspace as early as next
> year, new research says.
> Experts predict consumer demand, growing at about 60 per cent a year,
> could outstrip supply as early as next year because more people are
> working online and using bandwidth-hungry video and music websites. "
> I'm _assuming_ this is something to do with IPv4 address running out?
> But I'm not sure. Not at all.
A colleague dug up these links.
They seem to be talking about spending on infrastructure not keeping
up with the increase in end user demand.
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