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Measuring Broadband America – 2014

Background and Overview This 2014 Measuring Broadband America Report on Fixed Broadband ("Report") contains the most recent data collected from fixed Internet Service Providers (ISPs) as part of the Federal Communication Commission's (FCC) Measuring Broadband America program. This program is an ongoing, rigorous, nationwide study of consumer broadband performance in the United States. We measure…
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Most Major US Broadband ISPs Fail to Meet Advertised Speeds

Most major US broadband ISPs come close to or even surpass their advertised speed, but only some of the time, according to the latest State of US Broadband report.  The FCC released the report this week with a new measurement of service consistency. For this report the FCC measured not only the top speeds of…
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MASS is a Proud Supporter of Wired Score and the WiredNYC Initiative

MASS Communications is proud to support Wired Score and the WiredNYC initiative.  "The Wired Score mission is a long overdue and very necessary initiative that we are proud to support.  All too often, unknowing tenants are occupying buildings that have inadequate bandwidth options available - failing to support their growing business requirements.  The Wired Score program…
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Bandwidth explosion: As Internet use soars, can bottlenecks be averted?

Bandwidth usage is soaring, driven by the proliferation of Internet-connected devices. Photo illustration by Aurich Lawson THE FUTURE OF BANDWIDTH As the head of a bandwidth assessment group at the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and past chairman of the IEEE's task force on 40 Gigabit and 100 Gigabit per second Ethernet, John…
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