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FCC to deploy 10,000 special routers to gauge US Broadband


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#1 Andrew

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Posted 05 June 2010 - 06:47 PM

The US Federal Communications Commission wants to know everything it can about the state of broadband internet service in the US. To that end, it is seeking 10,000 volunteers to place a special router on their connection. These routers will collect information about the speed, latentcy, jitter, DNS query times, and uptime.

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Posted 07 June 2010 - 06:29 PM

Well, this looks very interesting...

I signed up. We'll see what comes of it. :thumbsup:
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