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20Gbps Thunderbolt will pave the way for '4K workflow'

20Gbps Thunderbolt has enough bandwidth to be able to transfer a 4K video file to or from a storage device while simultaneously driving a 4K resolution display, all down a single cable. This is the sort of power media pros have been dreaming of for years.

April 9, 2013

Be Broadband finally puts network switch-over back on track

Be Broadband has unveiled a new starting date for the migration of customers from the older broadband infrastructure it rents from BT to its own, new core network.The move will boost bandwidth for the O2-owned operator, and it will also help Be move to IPv6 — it will, however, also mean changing customers' static IP addresses.

June 13, 2012 by

Broadband speeds down by a third in evenings

The average broadband connection speed drops by around a third during the evening, a uSwitch survey published on Wednesday has shown.It is well-known that evenings are the busiest time for web-surfing, as people are at home, awake and liable to engage in relatively heavy-duty online video consumption and music downloading.

November 16, 2011 by

NBN Co to launch video services in 2012

The National Broadband Network Company (NBN Co) has unveiled plans to launch its multi-cast video product, which will allow video services such as Foxtel to be delivered through the NBN in the middle of 2012, but the product will only be available for premises in the fibre footprint.

August 11, 2011 by

YouTube adds Green Parrot Pictures for video tech

Google has bought Dublin-based video optimisation company Green Parrot Pictures for its YouTube web video service.The company's technology will be used to improve playback speed and optimise bandwidth consumption of YouTube videos, Google announced on Tuesday.

March 16, 2011 by

Wi-Fi use can slow downloads by 30 percent, study finds

Video-on-demand, VoIP and online gameplay applications are noticeably slower over Wi-Fi than using wired Ethernet connections, the broadband analytics firm Epitiro has said.The company said on Thursday that a small drop in wireless signal can lead to a drop in download speeds of 30 percent and an increase of between 10-20 percent in latency, with packet loss and jitter also being affected.

March 10, 2011 by

NetApp buys LSI's Engenio for $480m

The company has acquired LSI's storage systems business, which specialises in bandwidth-intensive storage and could help NetApp focus on video storage

March 10, 2011

Video next rising network force

With exponential increase in demand for video content, enterprises now looking at ways to relieve bandwidth stress to better support essential tasks such as staff training and communication, says security vendor.

February 24, 2011 by

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