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Sprint, Windstream: Latest ISPs to hijack foreign networks

September 12, 2014 • Last year my colleague Jim Cowie broke a story about routing hijacks that resulted in Internet...

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No turning back: Russia activates Crimean cable

July 31, 2014 • The Crimean peninsula depends critically on the Ukrainian mainland for...

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Serving the Global Consumer: Learning from WhatsApp

March 18, 2014 •   The $19B WhatsApp acquisition brings Facebook what they desperately...

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Submarine Cables Add Resilience But Paths Still Matter

October 16, 2013 • Last month, I had the honor of opening the second day of the Submarine Networks...

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Why Internet Paths Matter: Performance

October 9, 2013 • Remember the Information Superhighway? It’s what some folks used to call...

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Tension in Turkey

June 1, 2013 • We’ve been asked all day to comment on the potential for Internet...

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Gulf States Turn to Iran, Russia for Internet

April 22, 2013 •   Sometimes, it takes a real disaster to create something genuinely new....

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Intrigue Surrounds SMW4 Cut

March 28, 2013 • It has been a rough few weeks for the global Internet, given numerous...

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Bangladesh Connects via India

January 29, 2013 •   The Internet of Bangladesh has been connected to the world by a single...

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Mystery Cable Activated in Cuba

January 20, 2013 • Recent developments captured in a new blog here. (January 22, 2013)...

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Cyprus Rescues Lebanon

July 6, 2012 • It has been a tough week for Internet connectivity in Lebanon. After two national Internet...

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SMW4 Cut Shakes Up South Asia

June 15, 2012 • Bangladesh could learn a lesson from Pakistan about building a diverse and more...

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Return of SMW3

March 23, 2012 • The new EPEG terrestrial cable through Russia and Iran cannot come fast enough...

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Satellite Service Sets in Lebanon

November 16, 2011 • Early last month, my blog “Pinning Down Latency” included this...

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Pinning Down Latency

October 7, 2011 • Packet latency is a big issue in Internet-based applications (i.e. the stuff in...