UK Consumers Highlight Unreliable Broadband ISP Speed Estimates

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By Mark Jackson, ISPreview UK | August 4th, 2014 The latest survey of 1,377 ISPreview.co.uk visitors has reported that 67.5% of respondents do not receive the broadband speed that their ISP first estimated, with most experiencing significantly slower performance than originally anticipated and the rest (27.3%) getting either exactly what they were promised or a…

Majority of large ISPs now using monthly data caps, GAO says

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By Grant Gross, IDG News Service | July 29th, 2014 Many broadband subscribers are confused about the amount of data they use and broadband plan options, a study says. U.S. broadband providers appear to be embracing monthly data caps, but customers are confused about the amount of data they use and broadband plan options, according…

ISPA Name the WINNERS of their 2014 UK ISP Internet Industry Awards

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By Mark Jackson, ISPreview UK | July 10th, 2014 The UK Internet Service Providers Association (ISPA) has tonight announced the winners of its 16th annual 2014 Internet Industry Awards, which saw Hyperoptic’s urban FTTH service pick-up the prize for ‘Best Superfast Broadband’ and PlusNet secure a win as the ‘Best Consumer Fixed Broadband’ provider. But…

Arbor Networks – Digital Attack Map

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The Digital Attack Map presents data gathered and published by Arbor Networks ATLAS® global threat intelligence system. ATLAS sources its data worldwide from 270+ ISP customers who have agreed to share anonymous network traffic and attack statistics. Data is updated hourly and can also be found in Arbor’s ATLAS Threat Portal. To protect your website against…